Although the programming of the Colcoa French Film Festival falls mainly in the hands of executive producer and artistic director Francois Truffart, he acknowledges that the annual event, now in its…
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Every few years, a broad comedy catches France by storm, while causing barely a ripple in the U.S. Whereas Hollywood studio comedies tend to perform well in France, mainstream American moviegoers…
Los Angeles' new mayor has vowed to help staunch the flow of film and TV production jobs out of Hollywood, starting with the appointment of a film czar at City Hall.
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A ludicrous, borderline-nonsensical supernatural concoction with a slightly redeeming sense of its own silliness.
"The Attack" dominated the awards at Los Angeles' 17th annual showcase for French cinema.
An expert at depicting dysfunctional relationships within Paris' upper-class, Daniele Thompson could be Woody Allen's French cousin.
City of Lights, City of Angels, L.A.'s annual French film showcase, has always been about maintaining a bridge between Hollywood and Paris. As such, the week-long event has doubled as one continuous…
Los Angeles' annual accent on French cinema, the City of Lights, City of Angels film festival, will kick off an eight-day run of new Gallic pics with the North American premiere of "It Happened in…
Colcoa chief cites 'The Artist' as proof French are in pop culture center
The extreme highs and lows of French singer Claude Francois make for excellent musical-biopic fodder in "My Way," from versatile Gallic helmer Florent Emilio-Siri ("Intimate Enemy," "Hostage").
The 16th City of Lights, City of Angels, the annual French cinema showcase that kicks off April 16 at the DGA in Los Angeles, will unspool 10 North American premieres, including helmer Florent-Emilio…