U.S. helmer Alrick Brown's debut feature "Kinyarwanda" won Japan's Skip City D-Cinema Festival Grand Prize on Sunday.
Kadokawa Group Holdings, a media group that includes Kadokawa Pictures and distrib Asmik Ace Entertainment, has shelled out $103 million on Media Factory, a book and comic publisher active in toons…
Toho, Japan's biggest studio, distributor and exhibitor, forecasts net profit will fall 12% to $130 million for the fiscal year ending in February -- $34 million better than its previous estimate.
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Kenji Kamiyama, whose credits include the "Ghost in the Shell" sci-fi TV series and movie, is to helm 3D CG toonpic "009 Re:Cyborg."
Oriental Land, which operates the Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea parks, has reported a 17% or 2.2 million drop year-on in park attendance for the first half of the fiscal year, April through…
TOKYO -- Wowow, the operator of Japan's biggest private entertainment channel service for cable and satellite, has acquired the first two seasons of U.K.-U.S. comedy "Episodes" from Hat Trick Intl.…
MediaCorp, NHK and KBS have selected three projects for The Asian Pitch -- a regional pitching event for Asian docu-makers, the partners announced on Friday.
Always striving for respect, Japan gathering refocuses post-tsunami.
Culture Convenience Club, operator of the Tsutaya DVD rental chain, Japan's largest, plans to launch a new company, Tsutaya.com, on Oct. 1.
Tokyo -- TV Asahi, one of Japan's five terrestrial broadcasters, aims to start production in China.
Eight channel operators belonging to the Association for the Promotion of Digital Broadcasting have revealed details of their new broadcast satellite channels.