Kinowelt's Bertil le Claire stepping down

Romain Bessi will replace him as managing director

BERLIN -- Bertil le Claire has resigned as managing director of German film group Kinowelt. He will step down at the end of the month. Romain Bessi, director general at French media giant StudioCanal, will take over the running at Kinowelt until a successor can be found. StudioCanal bought Kinowelt for 70 million euros ($108 million) in January.