Ponzi Fallout: B'cast Probe: India's Information & Broadcasting ministry has asked every TV channel to provide details of its equity structure and stakeholders.
Arthouse distribs, exhibs tackle problems in keeping B.O. rising
Running Jan. 15-21 at Paris' Grand Hotel, the 15th Unifrance Paris Rendez-vous, a French film showcase, looks set to be a record edition in more ways than one.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Movies are on a roll worldwide, but can the good times last?
Faced with a shrinking international theatrical market for foreign-language films, Unifrance, the Gallic film promotion org, is upping the ante with its online fest, MyFrenchFilmFestival.
French pics continue to rack up sales
MADRID -- The second My French Film Festival, promo org Unifrance's pioneering online film showcase that kicked off Jan. 12, has scored 400,000 downloads in its first 10 days -- 10 times the figure…
French companies are stacking the rosters with English pics
Even without the Luc Besson-produced "Taken," the U.S. remained the biggest market for French cinema abroad -- but also its greatest challenge -- in 2010.
In the brave new world of Gallic art film sales, vendors are cutting down minimum guarantees, looking for films with crossover, high-concept or commercial potential and plunging into production of…