The Indian Film Co.-Studio 18 has licensed rights to its Bollywood romancer "Jab We Met" to distributors in Europe.
Indian completion bond company Infinity has become a film financier and producer making movies for global markets.
There has always been more to the Indian film industry than feel-bad, feel-good again, masala-style Bollywood movies. But these days the entertainment sector is overreaching itself to find new ways…
Multihyphenate Subhash Ghai is known as Bollywood's biggest showman since Raj Kapoor, and has a rep in India for doing things with spectacle and flourish. But he also likes to build things from the…
A brief history of Mukta Arts. 1978 Mukta Films incorporated as a partnership. 1980 Releases first pic, "Karz." 1982 Becomes limited company, Mukta Arts Private Ltd. 1982-2000 Develops rep as leading…
Singapore has introduced a three-tier classification system for videogames.
South Africa's Videovision Entertainment made day one raids on Cannes sales companies and acquired a quintet of movies, including two from Competition.
The launch of distributor PiX may be a lifeline for some foreign sales agents who have been starved of good news from the Japanese market in recent years.
Madonna's S&M film "Filth & Wisdom" has been a spanking good seller for L.A. foreign sales outfit Katapult Films.
Singapore's Cathay Organisation and Dubai's Emaar Malls group have named their cineplex joint venture Reel Cinemas and confirmed plans to open multiplexes in the Middle East, North Africa, India and…
Indian filmmaker Mrinal Sen and Jose "Pete" Lacaba will be given special awards at the upcoming Osian's-Cinefan Festival of Asian and Arab Cinema.