International box office of French films – December 2021

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The Tuches 4 and The Wolf and the Lion each attract more than 100,000 foreign spectators. # Title Starters Revenue (€) Copies Numbercountry Accumulationentries Accumulationreceipts 1 The Tuches 4 113,480 1,051,205 56 2 113,480 1,051,205 2 The Wolf and the Lion 112,653 508 720 417 10 521 261 2,653,697 3 Around the world in 80 … Read more

€91.4 million in revenue in 2021 for French cinema abroad

1642534797 E914 million in revenue in 2021 for French cinema abroad

01/11/2022 – Despite the complicated environment of global theaters hampered by the pandemic, the diversity of French cinema continued to circulate around the world last year Around the world in 80 days by Samuel Tourneux Cinemas closed almost the entire first half of the year in a lot of territories, health precautionary measures generating “stop … Read more

Kendrick Lamar and Dave Free are working on a live comedy film with the creators of “South Park” | Hip Hop Corner: French rap, US and culture news

Kendrick Lamar and Dave Free are working on a live

As his fans eagerly await his new album for this year, Kendrick Lamar seems to have the head to the cinema for the moment. The Grammy-winning rapper announces that his company PGLang has teamed up with the Park County banner of Matt Stone and Trey Parker to produce a new feature film. PGLang, Kendrick Lamar’s … Read more

2021, a mediocre year for the export of French films

2021 a mediocre year for the export of French films

According to the first provisional figures published Tuesday, January 11 on the occasion of the Rendez-vous UniFrance, the association responsible for the export of French cinema and audiovisual, in Paris, the French cinema gathered last year 14.8 million spectators in theaters outside our borders. This represents 91.4 million euros in revenue. Three French films are … Read more

An Argentine scientist joins the French Academy of Sciences

An Argentine scientist joins the French Academy of Sciences

In 1666, when Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz was fifteen, Isaac Newton discovered the scattering of light and Leibniz published his Dissertation on combinatorial artJean-Baptiste Colbert, minister of Louis XIV, created the French Academy of Sciences to “encourage and protect the spirit of research and contribute to the progress of science and its applications.” … Read more

BFF strengthens the French list with the acquisition of “Anti-Squat” ahead of Paris RDV (Exclusive) | News

BFF strengthens the French list with the acquisition of Anti Squat

Brussels-based sales and production services company Best Friend Forever (BFF) has acquired the international rights to French director Housing crisis drama by Nicolas Salhoull anti-squat, Now in post-production. The company will kick off film sales at Unifrance Rendez-Vous this week in Paris, which runs January 11-17 in the French capital. Louise Bourgoin plays the homeless … Read more

The 10 most influential French people in the world in 2021

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December rhymes with the end of the year and therefore with a balance sheet. The end of the year 2021 is no exception to the rule and many magazines offer their retrospective ranking of the year. Vanity Fair proposes to focus on the 50 French personalities whose ideas and actions have particularly weighed abroad. Camille … Read more

From “Lost Illusions” to “Titane”: the 5 best and 5 worst French films of the year

From Lost Illusions to Titane the 5 best and 5

TOP 5. “The man in the cellar”, by Philippe Le Guay A couple of Parisian bobos living in a beautiful Parisian building sells their cellar to an enigmatic man (François Cluzet). The latter settles there and does not take long to state his negationist ideology … The man in the cellar Philippe Le Guay (The … Read more

The French film “Titane”, awarded the Palme d’Or at Cannes, will be absent from the 2022 Oscars

The French film Titane awarded the Palme dOr at Cannes

It is a disappointment for French cinema. Julia Ducournau’s film “Titanium” was not selected for the best foreign film selection for the Oscars 2022, which will take place on March 27. The Academy of Oscars unveiled on Tuesday the list of 15 films still in the running for the award for best foreign film, chosen … Read more