PARIS — In a major, yet anticipated turnaround, Gaul’s National Film Board (CNC) prexy Eric Garandeau has been axed. The French government has appointed fellow Socialist Frederique Bredin to take…
Late 1960s anarchic social humor is one of several jumping-off points for Antonin Peretjatko's wearily frenetic Franco-farce.
A terrific documentary that follows Gaul's current head of state, Francois Hollande, during his first eight months in office.
A femme Gallic country cook is elevated to the rank of the president's personal chef in scribe-helmer Christian Vincent's "Haute Cuisine," an airy comedy-drama whose preparation, with its conspicuous…
PARIS -- President Francois Hollande's government is facing its first opposition from the local film and TV industry over its plan to divert €150 million ($189 million) from national film and TV…
PARIS -- France's three-year-old anti-piracy law, whose key provisions include the punishment of multiple offenders, seems to have been beneficial for the industry. However, the new government is…
Followers of global politics will be surprised to learn that Bernard-Henri Levy is responsible for the downfall of Muammar Gaddafi, but that's the story Levy tells in "The Oath of Tobruk," co-helmed…
PARIS -- While France celebrates the election of Francois Hollande, the entertainment sector is cautiously assessing the new Socialist president's stance on several issues that bear directly on the…
Music Box Films has snapped up U.S. rights to French political drama "The Conquest."
Woody Allen's romantic comedy, "Midnight in Paris," will open the 64th Cannes Film Festival on May 11.