The world preem of Montreal helmer Louis Belanger's "Route 132" will open the Montreal World Film Festival on Aug. 26, fest prexy Serge Losique and general director Daniele Cauchard announced on June…
"Glee" co-creator Ian Brennan has joined the list of speakers set to attend Canada's Banff World Television Festival, which runs June 13-16.
In what is probably one of the biggest deals at the Cannes market, Icon Film Distribution picked up rights for helmer Walter Salles' "On the Road" in the U.K., Ireland, Australia and New Zealand on…
PBS prexy-CEO Paula A. Kerger will present the opening keynote session at the 31st Banff World Television Festival on June 14.
BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the BBC, has upped Gareth Williams to senior VP of content and production for South America.
Live Nation is bowing its concert promotion business in Australia, the seventh-largest music market.
Metan Development Group has inked with Tianjin TV in China to produce and distribute its 52-part series "Icons" in China.
Comcast Intl. Media Group has sold format rights for E! hit series "Reality Hell."
Abu Dhabi's Middle East Intl. Film Festival is adding the Afaq Jadida (New Horizons) Competition for fiction and nonfiction films by first- and second-time directors to its roster.
Sony Pictures Television's Animax channel has been rejigged to focus more broadly on youth culture, and has expanded its programming to span TV, the web, mobile and emerging platforms.