The trailblazing feminist writer Violette Leduc gets a biopic fully worthy of her complex life and work with "Violette."
Ile De France
The Cannes Film Market is teaming with the Paris Region's Ile de France and Paris-based Espagnolas en Paris on Small Is Biutiful, a launch-pad for Spanish directors and producers seeking French…
The Ile de France Film Commission and Film London, two of Europe’s most dynamic film promotion orgs, have reupped their partnership. The commissions will re-team up on two major events: London’s…
France is coming off a year overshadowed by a lack of big-budget U.S. shoots. Despite this drought, Gallic player Luc Besson has managed to feed the pipeline of his 9-month-old brainchild, the Cite…
On top of launching its mega studio, the Cite du Cinema, France is opening up public landmarks — from the insides of psychiatric hospitals, to schools, to factories — for filmmakers eager to go off…
Francois Ozon's mid-career roll continues with this nuanced, emotionally temperate study of a bourgeois teenage girl who takes up prostitution.
The late mystery novelist Georges Simenon, best known for his fictional pipe-smoking invention police detective Commissaire Maigret, will be celebrated at the Remakes Market.
PARIS -- "Smell of Us," directed by "Kids" helmer Larry Clark, is one of seven pics that will receive coin from Ile de France.
France may not boast Europe's most attractive international tax rebate, but it does provide foreign producers with many co-production opportunities and soft money sources. Indeed, for many…
A growing number of Hollywood producers are taking a "trip" to France.
Gallic film commission Film France has teamed up with the WGA to launch France Unlimited Access, a program that takes 10 Hollywood scribes on an eight-day tour of Gallic landmarks to encourage them…