Sony Pictures Television Intl. has teamed with four members of Spain's Forta association of regional pubcasters to co-produce Sony's first scripted series production in Spain, the fashion boutique…
No one could accuse international TV execs of lacking optimism. As the 41st Mip TV market came and went (March 29-April 2), industryites determinedly cast their minds forward to a brighter, more…
Pre-eminent Spanish exhibber Enrique Gonzalez Macho is pulling all Warner Bros. pics from his cinemas.
Winding down Wednesday, the 41st Mip TV trade show left signs of further upturns in the international TV biz -- at least for select product and select product suppliers.
DreamWorks has renewed a free TV and basic pay TV output deal with veteran Latin American distribber Pedro Leda. Deal continues Buenos Aires-based Ledafilms' traditional 30-year-plus distrib…
BBC Worldwide will develop and publish PC console games -- on PlayStation 2, Xbox and PC -- based on its hit fiction series "Spooks," (renamed "MI5" Stateside) the first time a BBC drama has been…
Perfect blue skies over the Croisette lifted spirits on opening day at the Mip TV mart Monday -- although buyers and sellers held their enthusiasm in check when it came to business.
Globo is producing a one-hour doc special on the late, great Brazilian Formula One star Ayrton Senna to commemorate the tenth anniversary of his death.
This year's sober MipDoc underscored some challenging changes rocking the documentary biz and a feeding frenzy for current affairs programs.
Spain's March 14 general elections turned on the role of the media, particularly alleged attempts by government-controlled pubcaster RTVE to downplay Al Qaeda's connections to the Madrid train…
Just two weeks after commuter train bombings in Madrid left 202 people dead, a locally based group of cineastes has announced an omnibus docu as a response to the tragedy.