RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Paris (France)

A collection of news and information related to Paris (France) published by this site and its partners.

Top Paris (France) Articles

Displaying items 85-96
  • CANNES: Bac And Distrib Films Co-Acquire Un Certain Regard Jury Winner 'Force Majeure' (EXCLUSIVE)

    PARIS- Winning one of Cannes' significant bidding wars, Bac Films and Distrib Films have co-acquired French distribution rights to Scandinavian helmer Ruben Ostlund's "Force Majeure," a festival hit that won Un Certain Regard's Jury prize. Sold by...
  • Rachel Marsden: Why women -- and voters -- prefer jerks to fops

    PARIS -- An intriguing social phenomenon prompted a horrific killing spree in Santa Barbara, California, last week, and the same phenomenon might help explain the surprising results of last weekend's European Parliament elections. The suspected Santa...
  • Claudia Myers' 'Fort Bliss' Wins Audience Prize at Champs Elysees Film Fest

    PARIS- Claudia Myers' "Fort Bliss" won the audience prize at the third edition of Champs Elysees Film Festival, which was presided by Jacqueline Bisset and Bertrand Tavernier and wrapped today in Paris. "Fort Bliss" toplines Michelle Monaghan as a female...
  • Australian Open champ Li Na loses in first round at French Open

    Australian Open champ Li Na loses in first round at French Open
    Much to her dismay, Li Na is familiar with this feeling. She earns a Grand Slam championship, is heralded at home, then shows up at subsequent major tournaments and seemingly forgets how to win. It happened in 2011, after her French Open triumph...
  • France's Sarkozy: 'There is a wish to humiliate me that is not normal'

    France's Sarkozy: 'There is a wish to humiliate me that is not normal'
    PARIS — Former President Nicolas Sarkozy lashed out at French magistrates Wednesday for pursuing “grotesque” corruption charges against him, accusing the officials who put him under investigation of being politically biased and seeking...
  • Le Pacte Embarks Distributors On 'Timbuktu' and 'Salt of the Earth' (EXCLUSIVE)

    PARIS- Rolling off a busy Cannes market, Le Pacte has almost sold out a pair of critically-acclaimed official selection players: Abderrahmane Sissako's "Timbuktu" and Wim Wenders and Juliano Ribero Salgado's "Salt of the Earth." Acquired last week by...
  • Cab drivers in Europe protest against Uber, other ride-share services

    Cab drivers in Europe protest against Uber, other ride-share services
    A smartphone app designed to keep people on the go brought parts of Europe to a standstill as cabbies protested Wednesday against what they view as an unfair, unsafe threat to their livelihoods. Uber, a California-pioneered app that allows users to hail...
  • Bac Closes Raft of Deals on Directors' Fortnight Hit 'Love at First Fight' (EXCLUSIVE)

    PARIS- Thomas Cailley's debut "Les Combattants" ("Love at First Fight"), a Cannes' Directors' Fortnight hit that scooped a record four awards, is proving to be an international sales success for Paris-based Bac Films. Bac Films' sales team, spearheaded...
  • Q&A: Wild Bunch's Vincent Maraval Discusses 'Welcome To New York"s Game-Changing Experiment

    PARIS- Cannes Film Festival did not find room for Abel Ferrara's "Welcome to New York," a fictional narrative based on Dominique Strauss-Kahn' sex scandal, in its official selection but that didn't keep the movie from making a large impact on VOD, scoring...
  •  

     
     
     
  • Karlovy Vary Film Festival Unveils Line-up

    LONDON -- The Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival unveiled its line-up Tuesday, with seven world premieres and five international premieres in the program, including films from Georgian filmmaker George Ovashvili, Russian director Angelina Nikonova and...
  • Report: Netflix Plans To Order First Original Series for French Market

    PARIS- Ahead of its launch in France, Netflix is reportedly set to commission an exclusive original series in France, according to news channel's website BFMTV. The French report claims Netflix approached select local producers to submit pitches for...