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…
A terrific documentary that follows Gaul's current head of state, Francois Hollande, during his first eight months in office.
China: Hollywood continues to explore new roads to China. For the fourth "Transformers" film, Paramount Pictures has brokered a "cooperation agreement" with CCTV's China Movie Channel and Jiafl ix…
Bourdos should see his atmospheric, well-acted period piece appeal to older, art-savvy moviegoers everywhere.
Though script is underdeveloped and pic is assembled in workmanlike fashion, it does feature some nicely modulated performances.
Picking up where "The 400 Blows" left off, Christian Faure's "Behind the Walls" opens with a young French runaway captured on the beach and sent to a strict war orphanage.
Continuing its kudos cleanup in Gaul, Jacques Audiard's "The Beat That My Heart Skipped" swept the boards at France's Cesar Awards on Saturday -- but protesting showbiz workers stole the show.
The rains poured down, but the movies bloomed at the 54th Locarno Intl. Film Festival, which under new director Irene Bignardi showed every sign of renewal after several years in the doldrums.
Unheralded during his lifetime, Sicilian aristo Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa now resides in the pantheon of Italian novelists; his reputation spread further after Luchino Visconti brought his 1958…
PRODUCTION CHART KEY Abbreviations: EXP, Executive producer; PROD-Producer; AP-Associate producer; DIR-Director; AD-First assistant director; 2DIR-Second unit director; SCR-Screenwriter…