Besson's EuropaCorp to bite on 'Plum'

James, Alison
December 2003
Daily Variety;12/4/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 43, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the production of the film "Flora Plum" by Luc Besson of EuropaCorp in Paris, France. List of cast and crew involve in the film; Overview of the storyline; Target date for the completion of the project.


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