PARIS– Paris-based Films Distribution has acquired international sales rights to Anne Fontaine’s (“Coco Before Chanel”) “Agnus Dei,” a WWII-set drama based on historical events. Toplining French…
Coco Before Chanel
Paris-based sales agent Other Angle is celebrating its fifth birthday at Cannes with a flurry of deals across its slate, and a pickup. “The Big Bad Wolf,” a French comedy starring Benoit Poelvoorde…
PARIS — U.K. broadcaster Channel 4 has nabbed premiere broadcast rights to hit Gallic suspenser “Rebound,” repped by Zodiak Rights. Canal Plus’ highest-rated original drama, “Rebound” is produced by…
Anne Fontaine's film about two lifelong friends who fall for each other's sons is all vapidly beautiful surface, an impeccably tasteful picture about some awfully tasteless decisions.
France's Xavier Beauvois, helmer of hit "Of Gods and Men," is set to follow up with his first comedy, "La Rancon de la gloire."
Catherine Deneuve and Harvey Keitel are set to play late-blooming lovers in an untitled romantic drama helmed by first-timer Robert Cantarella, a French vet theater director and playwrite.
French mini-major Gaumont has closed a raft of sales on Anne Fontaine's "Two Mothers," a Australia-set drama-romance toplining Naomi Watts and Robin Wright.
PARIS -- French paybox Canal Plus has ordered the first season of Haut et Court-produced fantasy drama series "Les Revenants," a €11.4 million ($15 million) skein with strong international potential.
PARIS -- Ben Mendelsohn and James Frecheville, two of the topliners in 2010 breakout Australian thriller "Animal Kingdom," have joined the cast of Anne Fontaine's untitled English-language debut…
A professional interest in chocolate lubricates the difficult first steps for two romantics suffering from social anxiety disorder.