Unfortunately, the pen isn't mightier than the pinkslip. Santa Monica, Calif.-based FilmsOn lightened its load two weeks after its launch, letting go 10 of 38 staffers, primarily from its editorial…
Babelsberg-based Producers AG Media Capital has acquired a 51% stake in Zeitsprung Film & TV Prods., a Cologne-based production company. Company also owns minority stakes in Munich-based Hager Moss…
Upstart German distributor Helkon Media has confirmed plans to buy into partner companies TriPictures in Spain and Eagle Pictures in Italy, building on existing distribution agreements with both.
The Federal Trade Commission imposed the following conditions, which run for five years, on the AOL/Time Warner deal.
Name: Rotor; Hollywood, Calif. Web Address: www.rotor.net Launch Date: May 19, 2000 Number of Employees: 115 Service: Offering proprietary technology for producing and distributing interactive online…
The government has appointed Gavyn Davies to replace Barbara Young as vice chairman of the BBC.
Broadband Sports, the site that bills itself as "a media company of, by and for serious sports fans" recently told 50 employees, or 20% of its staff, to hit the showers.
Newly-formed entertainment Netco TriArts Communications has acquired CD Discounters, an online music market which sells CDs, DVDs, and features authorized MP3 downloads and streaming audio.