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Fabien Lemercier


7984 articles available in total starting from 02/07/2002. Last article published on 21/04/2021.

Be For Films to boast young, new talent in Berlin

Be For Films to boast young, new talent in Berlin

Selected for the Encounters and Panorama sections, debut feature films Azor and The World After Us shine in the vendor’s line-up, which is also brimming with other promising assets  

23/02 | Berlinale 2021 | EFM

Diastème’s Le Monde d’hier enters the final stage of filming

Diastème’s Le Monde d’hier enters the final stage of filming

Léa Drucker, Alban Lenoir, Denis Podalydès, Benjamin Biolay and Jeanne Rosa all star in the cast of this Fin Août production, sold by Pyramide  

22/02 | Production | Funding | France

Pathé International to wield an XXL line-up in Berlin

Pathé International to wield an XXL line-up in Berlin

The French sales agent will wager on Golden Bear contender Drift Away and on projects including the two-part adaption of The Three Musketeers and upcoming Stephen Frears and Emanuele Crialese titles  

22/02 | Berlinale 2021 | EFM

Filming imminent on Olivier Babinet’s Normale

Filming imminent on Olivier Babinet’s Normale

Benoît Poelvoorde, Justine Lacroix and Steve Tientcheu lead the cast of this Haut et Court production which is co-produced by Tarentula and set to be sold by mk2 Films  

19/02 | Production | Funding | France/Belgium

SND kick off pre-sales on Maigret and The Mysterious Dead Girl

SND kick off pre-sales on Maigret and The Mysterious Dead Girl

An adaptation of the book by Georges Simenon, Patrice Leconte’s new film starring Gérard Depardieu and currently being shot has arrived in the French vendor’s well-stocked line-up  

19/02 | Berlinale 2021 | EFM

Olivier Henrard • Deputy chief executive officer, CNC

Interview: Olivier Henrard • Deputy chief executive officer, CNC

"The platforms have come to understand that it wasn’t in their interest to walk away from the elements that make French creation so powerful and historically unique"

The CNC’s second-in-command breaks down France’s lofty ambitions for the platforms’ imminent integration into the film and audiovisual funding system  

18/02 | /France

Playtime title Memory Box to compete for the Golden Bear

Playtime title Memory Box to compete for the Golden Bear

A co-production uniting France, Lebanon and Canada, this film by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige dazzles up front in the sales agent’s top-notch line-up  

17/02 | Berlinale 2021 | EFM

Adolescentes scoops an award at MyFrenchFilmFestival

Adolescentes scoops an award at MyFrenchFilmFestival

Organised by UniFrance, the online festival’s Filmmakers’ Jury crowned Sébastien Lifshitz’s documentary its champion, while the audience and international press voted in favour of Aurel’s Josep  

17/02 | Festivals | Awards | France

Bence Fliegauf returns to Berlin with Forest - I See You Everywhere

Bence Fliegauf returns to Berlin with Forest - I See You Everywhere

Produced by Fraktál Film and M&M Film, and sold by Films Boutique, the Hungarian director’s most recent opus will see him sail into the Berlinale for the 4th time  

16/02 | Production | Funding | Hungary

Alice Diop stakes her bets on We

Alice Diop stakes her bets on We

The filmmaker’s new documentary - an Athénaïse production sold by Totem Films – is set to world premiere in the Berlinale’s Encounters competition  

16/02 | Production | Funding | France

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