BBC Films, the pubcaster's feature filmmaking arm, is making high-brow entertainment channel BBC2 the new home for its output.
Some e3.9 billion ($4.8 billion) was spent in Europe on acquiring finished TV programs and format licenses last year, according to a report from market research company Content Economics Research.
Under new management, the U.K.'s ad-funded pubcaster Channel 4 has embarked on a quest for "creative renewal" at a time of economic stagnation.
Warner Bros. Ent. is in talks to buy U.K. TV shingle Shed Media, producer of "Supernanny" and "Who Do You Think You Are?"
On Friday, the whistle blew for the start of the World Cup, with 32 nations competing in 64 matches played over a month in South Africa.
The BBC took the lion's share of prizes at the British Academy Television Awards, nabbing 13 awards against Channel 4's seven and commercial broadcaster ITV's three during Sunday's ceremony at the…
The Europa Cinemas network of exhibs has selected Italo pic "Le Quattro volte," which centers on the life of an old shepherd in Calabria, as the best European film in the Directors' Fortnight section…
Ariel Veneziano's boutique sales outfit Recreation has announced the acquisition of Cannes Directors' Fortnight entry "Two Gates of Sleep."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%