TITLE

The Mini Mogul

AUTHOR(S)
Levine, Joshua
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;12/10/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 21, p128
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Luc Besson, a French film director, writer, producer and owner of film production outfit EuropaCorp. Before devoting himself primarily to producing, Besson directed such splashy divertissements as "La Femme Nikita," "The Professional" and "The Fifth Element," which, despite being made in English, holds the record as the highest-grossing French film ever, at $224 million. Besson, who grew up around the Mediterranean reefs, where his parents taught scuba diving. He did not get to Paris until he was 18.
ACCESSION #
28459445

 

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