The trailblazing feminist writer Violette Leduc gets a biopic fully worthy of her complex life and work with "Violette."
Gilles Bourdos’ “Renoir” is set to represent Gaul in the Oscar’s Foreign-language race. Pic, which competed in Cannes’ Un Certain Regard in 2012, was released Stateside by Samuel Goldwyn Films in…
LOCARNO — Who said the French took the whole of August off? Led by sales cos Wild Bunch and Memento Films Intl., broadcast net Arte France and promo org Unifrance, a huge cavalcade of French…
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PARIS — Taihe Pictures, one of China’s fastest-growing film groups, is joining forces with European mini-major Wild Bunch to create a Beijing-based sales and distribution company. Aiming to become a…
Filming on a remote tropical island may less expensive and arduous than you think.
True to form, the deal to revive “24” as a limited series next summer came together with real-time urgency during the past three weeks. Imagine principal Brian Grazer credits longtime showrunner…
A pacey romantic comedy that makes the most of the chemistry and star quality of ace leads Virginie Efira and Pierre Niney.
After disembarking in the U.S., Qatar-based Al Jazeera is continuing to expand globally with the upcoming launch of a U.K.-branded news channel and advanced plans for a French-language news arm.
Uncertainty at both managerial and ownership levels is shaking Gaul's 24-hour news web, France 24.
PARIS Execs at France 24, the long-awaited Gallic answer to international news webs such as CNN and the BBC, had much to celebrate as they marked the channel's first birthday last week.