Pierre Lescure, pictured above, who co-founded Gaul's pay-TV leader Canal Plus, is set to succeed 83-year-old Gilles Jacob as president of Cannes Film Festival in 2015. The appointment will be made…
PARIS — Hulu is getting ready to ramp up its foreign film offer, teaming with UniFrance to launch a subgenre dedicated to French content during the first quarter of 2014. The project was unveiled by…
PARIS - Bowing Jan.10 at the august Hotel Intercontinental Le Grand, abutting the Place de l'Opera, the 16th UniFrance Rendez-vous with French Cinema in Paris will be one of the biggest…
PARIS — Luc Besson's Europacorp has closed major territory sales on "Jack & the Cuckoo-Clock Heart" in the run-up to its opening night unspooling of the 16th UniFrance Paris Rendez-vous With French…
PARIS — Alice Winocour's period drama “Augustine,” Jean-Christophe Dessaint's artsy toon “The Day of The Crows,” and Marc Fitoussi's comedy “Pauline Detective” are among the 10 pics set to compete at…
LOCARNO — Who said the French took the whole of August off? Led by sales cos Wild Bunch and Memento Films Intl., broadcast net Arte France and promo org Unifrance, a huge cavalcade of French…
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Helmer Jean-Paul Salome has been elected prexy of French state-financed film promotion org Unifrance, after an eight-year run at the helm of ARP, the guild repping writers, directors and producers.
Record producer-songwriter Mirwais Ahmadzai, who is best known for resurrecting Madonna's career, is making his first foray as a movie producer with "GHB," a stylish, concept-driven drama directed by…
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.