In Europe, where cultural mandates have ruled for decades, there is a fresh abundance of talk about making commercial films. But it's not all talk. Now more than ever, creative indie producers are…
Blighty blew a blustery wind over the Swiss Alps Tuesday by making off with an unprecedented clutch of prizes at the Montreux Intl. TV Festival as BBC comedy troupe show "The League of Gentlemen"…
FROM MIP TVBBC Worldwide just inked its first international deal, selling its "Miami 7" to Fox Family Network at this week's Mip TV market.
Prince of U.K. pop Robbie Williams made off with three statues at the Brit Awards Tuesday night at the London Arena.
An exuberant Roberto Benigni took home acting and directing nods for "Life Is Beautiful" at the European Film Awards Friday in London.
SKA Films, the producers behind Brit indie pic "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels," has inked a deal with Ginger Prods. for a TV series based on the hit gangster caper.
The 25th edition of the Flanders Intl. Film Festival (FIFF) kicked off its competitive section over the weekend with Belgian hopeful "Rosie" and the awarding of the Joseph Plateau Prizes, the Flemish…
FROM MIPCOMAnother British TV format is headed for the U.S. British indie Mentorn Intl. has inked a deal for "Today's the Day" -- a 6-year-old newsmag-cum-gameshow, which airs in early fringe on the…
British Sky Broadcasting threw a $1 million gigabash to celebrate the launch of its U.K. digital satellite service Thursday.
In her first major public speech since arriving in the U.K. in 1996, Elisabeth Murdoch, general manager of pay service British Sky Broadcasting, tubthumped digital television in the Worldview Address…