Leconte Goes Skiing With Miss

French helmer Patrice Leconte (“Friends Forever”) will next shoot the comedy “La Guerre des Miss” reports Variety.

The story is set at a ski resort village determined to get back on the sporting tourism map by besting a neighboring hamlet that mysteriously keeps grinding out champions.

Belgian comic Benoit Poelvoorde will topline a cast including Olivia Bonamy and Laurent Gamelon.

Shooting begins March 25th in the mountains of the Franche-Comte region in eastern France for a local release on January 7th 2009.