HBO has nabbed North American remake rights to Canal Plus' brothel-set costume drama "Maison Close," and has tapped Mark Wahlberg and Stephen Levinson's Leverage to produce the English-language pilot.
Mabrouk El Mechri
The composers and supervisors behind the upcoming fall releases
Mabrouk El Mechri, who recently helmed Summit Entertainment's "The Cold Light of Day," starring Bruce Willis and Sigourney Weaver, is prepping "Dalida," a film about the life and career of the…
An average guy gets caught in the middle of an escalating government conspiracy and must, as usual, trust no one, beat the clock, dodge the bullets and save the day in Madrid-set thriller "The Cold…
While the box office success of "Intouchables" helped Gaumont become Gaul's top local film distributor last year, the 117-year-old French mini-major is also making waves in TV production, returning…
Most successful film producers have taken the apprentice route, toiling for a Hollywood hitmaker before branching out on their own.
Germany is proving a muscular market for international titles as competition for high-profile films intensifies, with leading independent distrib Concorde Film looking to maintain its top position.
Intrepid Pictures is heading to the bank, launching development of action-thriller "White Knuckle" with Mark Hosack penning the script.
Intrepid Pictures is going supernatural, buying up feature rights to a pair of young adult novels by Patrick Carman: "Skeleton Creek" and "13 Days to Midnight."
A wide range of French drama sparked buyers' interest at the 16th TV France Intl. Rendez-Vous, which wrapped Thursday in Biarritz.
The dearth of local and international financing sources has weakened the Gallic film industry, according to a CNC report unveiled Thursday.