STUDIOCANAL HAS ACQUIRED RIGHTS TO ROBOCOP
STUDIOCANAL will release in 2013 the remake of ROBOCOP in the UK, France and Germany, theatrically and across platforms including video, VOD and television. Director José Padilha reimagines the tale of part man, part machine, all cop starring Joel Kinnaman as the title character, Gary Oldman as the scientist who creates RoboCop, and Samuel L. Jackson as media mogul Pat Novak.
LABYRINTH AT COMIC CON' PARIS ON JULY 7TH
LABYRINTH, TANDEM COMMUNICATIONS' 4-hour Event miniseries based on Kate Mosse's bestseller, will be presented at Comic Con' Paris on July 7th.
Events include a screening of the last 30 minutes of the first episode, a Q&A and an autograph signing session. Labyrinth attendees are actors Katie McGrath and Emun Elliott, Director Chris Smith, TANDEM Producer Moritz Polter and world-renowned author...
LUCKY STAR AWARDED TWICE IN CABOURG.
The 26th Edition of the Cabourg Film Festival – Romantic Days just ended. LUCKY STAR (MA BONNE ETOILE), directed by Anne Fassio, received the Audience Award and Fleur Lise the “Premier rendez-vous” Prize, awarding actors in a leading part for the first time. LUCKY STAR will be released in France on July 11th.
STUDIOCANAL coproduces this film, handles all distribution rights, as well as international sales.
HARRY POTTER PRODUCER DAVID HEYMAN AND STUDIOCANAL WILL BRING FOR THE FIRST TIME TO THE BIG SCREEN THE ICONIC AND BELOVED PADDINGTON BEAR.
Since the first book’s publication, in 1958, the Paddington books have sold more than 35 million copies worldwide, in 40 different languages.
And Paddington has recently been named UK’s most loved animated character.
The film, directed by Paul King will be a CGI live action adaptation of the books.
STUDIOCANAL is financing, will distribute the film in UK, France and Germany and handles...
ERNEST ET CELESTINE, SPECIAL MENTION AT LA QUINZAINE DES RÉALISATEURS
The animation film ERNEST ET CELESTINE was awarded a special mention by the SACD Jury at the « Quinzaine des Réalisateurs” in Cannes.
Based on Gabrielle Vincent’s comic books, ERNEST & CELESTINE is directed by Benjamin Renner, Stéphane Aubier and Vincent Patar. Daniel Pennac signed the film script.
The film tells the unexpected and unshakable friendship between a little mouse and a...