TOULOUSE, France– While at Cartoon Forum, the animation co-production mini-mart set in Toulouse, Variety interviewed Remy Pflimlin, the man running the show at France Television, Gaul's biggest…
Discovery U.S. has acquired “Apocalypse, World War One,” the latest opus of the blockbuster documentary franchise "Apocalypse," from France Televisions Distribution. Budgeted above five million…
The trailblazing feminist writer Violette Leduc gets a biopic fully worthy of her complex life and work with "Violette."
In light of the smashing B.O. triumph of "Despicable Me" and its sequel, "Despicable Me 2," France's toon industry has never been so appealing to U.S. studios and TV networks.
Boasting scenic volcanoes, over 500 waterfalls, 64 churches and postcard-worthy beaches -- not to mention a gritty industrial zone -- Guadeloupe is quickly becoming the most popular shooting location…
ANNECY — Coming off a year marked by budget cuts, France Televisions, Europe's number one animation backer, highlighted its commitment to commissioning and financing toons during its annual presser…
Sam Catlin has inked a two-year overall with Sony Pictures TV. Under the deal, the “Breaking Bad” co-exec producer will continue to develop original projects for the studio, and serve as co-exec…
Filming on a remote tropical island may less expensive and arduous than you think.
Pubcaster France Televisions has inked with Chinese documentary channel CCTV9 to fast-track co-productions and acquisitions between the nets.
France Televisions Distribution, the international sales arm of the French pubcaster, has inked video-on-demand pacts with Sony and Hulu.