Predictions, opinions, concerns and quips were plentiful Tuesday among the participants at Variety's Future of Film confab in Santa Monica.
Reports of the DVD business' decline have been greatly exaggerated, a panel of home entertainment execs agreed during a panel sesh at Variety's Future of Film confab.
One of the biggest obstacles to the growth of mobile video in the U.S. is general confusion among consumers about what is available, execs said during a panel at Variety's Future of Film confab in…
"Paranormal Activity" had plenty of offers to go direct to video, but helmer Oren Peli held out for a theatrical release after seeing how well the pic played to auds on the festival circuit.
Get ready for 3D in the home, because it's going to hit big in the next 18 months.
The get-rich-quick era in Hollywood is over, Paula Wagner said during her keynote Q&A at Variety's Future of Film confab at the Sheraton Delfina hotel in Santa Monica.
Fanlala, a startup teen-centric Web entertainment venture, has partnered with video-on-demand service Kabillion to distribute Fanlala vid content.
Peter Liguori has landed at Discovery Communications.
Eric Stangel and Justin Stangel have been upped to exec producer rank on "The Late Show With David Letterman."
No matter what happens to the Peacock in the Comcast era, General Electric is sure to be a paying customer on NBC Universal's air for years to come.
For years, labels and publishers avoided too-complicated TV pacts. But at a time when both sectors are looking for new sources of profits -- and with radio on the wane and musicvids a rarity on MTV…