LONDON -- New U.K. free-to-air IPTV service, YouView -- backed by the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5 and telcos Arqiva, BT and TalkTalk -- is finally ready for launch after a string of delays.
LONDON -- George Entwistle, the director of BBC Vision, has been tapped as director general of the BBC, the most powerful job in U.K. broadcasting.
LONDON -- The Rome Film Festival is upping the ante. New artistic director Marco Mueller said Tuesday the event would world preem 60 pics in a new-look Official Selection as the former Venice fest…
Vivendi chief exec Jean-Bernard Levy is set to step down after a disagreement with the board of the French media and telco conglom over strategy. Jean-Francois Dubos, Vivendi's general counsel, will…
Jana Bennett, a top BBC exec for 10 years who's credited with steering the pubcaster into the digital age, is leaving amid restructuring.
French film exec Isabelle Obadia died Sunday of cancer in Paris. She was 47.
At an awards luncheon on June 21, CineEurope will deliver its kudos to this year's honorees.
Shift to Barcelona expected to boost confab attendance
Co-productions fuel jumps in film starts, box office
Spanish helmer Juan Antonio Bayona is to be feted at European exhibitors' confab CineEurope, which kicks off Monday in Barcelona.