The Cannes Film Festival

Exclusive: Novovision acquisitions exec departing

Véronique Le Didroux is leaving French producer and distributor Novovision. Le Didroux has been in marketing and acquisitions at the comedy and clips specialist for three and half years and departs today. She told TBI that she has decided to move from the TV to the movie business and has taken an acquisitions role at […]

News brief: HBO picks up Alec Baldwin’s Cannes doc

HBO has bought Seduced and Abandoned, the one-off doc about The Cannes Film Festival and related topics. The US premium cable net has taken North American rights to the film, which is distributed by Hanway Films. The film follows Baldwin and Tyson director James Toback as they attempt to gather finance for a film while […]