After going Hollywood with a remake of "Assault on Precinct 13," with Laurence Fishburne and Ethan Hawke, Richet returned to French cinema with "Mesrine," a high-voltage, big-budget gangster pic. The…
Comic -book artist Sfar is set to stay very busy for the foreseeable future, bringing his Eisner Award-winning comicbook "The Rabbi's Cat" to the bigscreen as well as helming "Gainsbourg, Vie…
Since ankling EuropaCorp to launch sales shingle Kinology last May, Melin has established himself as a key player. He reps eight to 10 pics a year, often unusual high-profile projects with strong…
Collardey's debut, "The Apprentice," nabbed the prestigious Louis Delluc Award for best first film, with Cannes Film Fest's Gilles Jacob praising it as "authentic and sincere."
A selection of new projects and productions, market bows and screenings at Unifrance's annual showcase.
The Brooklyn Academy of Music has release its winter sked for 2009, including a Valentine's Day showing of Cary Grant/Irene Dunne rom-com "The Awful Truth," a new print of Marco Ferreri's "Dillinger…
The Film Society of Lincoln Center will christen the newly renovated Alice Tully Hall with the U.S. preem of Christophe Barratier's "Paris 36," the opening night selection of Rendez-Vous with French…
Shoreline Entertainment has acquired worldwide sales rights to Nahid Persson Sarvestani's "The Queen and I," a docu chronicling the relationship between the exiled Iranian helmer and Farah Pahliva…
Brad Grey chatted with Jim Gianopulos, Clint Eastwood spoke with Frank Langella, and Ron Howard gave a brief and touching "benediction" at the AFI Awards luncheon on Jan. 9 at the Four Seasons hotel.
Sony Pictures Classics has sealed a deal for North American rights to James Toback's docu "Tyson," unspooling in the Sundance Film Festival's Spectrum section. SPC began talks to acquire the boxer's…
It was a long, rainy wait at the "Notorious" premiere's will call table outside the AMC Lincoln Square Theater on Wednesday, but it was an even longer wait once inside.