The fifth annual Urbanworld Film Festival, a leading showcase for films by African-American, Latino and Asian filmmakers, will be held Aug. 1-5 in Gotham.
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NYU's 59th annual First Run Film Festival wrapped Saturday at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall, with the presentation of more than $50,000 in prizes to seven student filmmakers enrolled in the Tisch…
The DoubleTake Documentary Film Festival, self-billed as the largest docu fest in the States, will unspool its fourth annual event May 3-6 in Durham, N.C.
Pubcaster France 3 has acquired the free TV rights to a batch of Universal's feature films from Universal Intl. TV.
Africa's popular New Directions shorts series aimed at unearthing new filmmaking talent on the continent is going digital for this year's 11th annual contest. Hosted by South African pay TV station…
RAI Trade, the sales arm of Italian pubcaster RAI, is taking international distribution duties on the $9 million kids animation series, "The Adventures of Marco and Gina."
German kidvidder Igel Media has sold further rights to its live-action drama "Back to Sherwood," with the show going to Disney in Australia and Eureka in Singapore, following the initial sale to…
Sundance may have rejected his short film "Bullet in the Brain," but tyro helmer David Von Ancken still managed to turn himself into the center of attention in Park City last January.
Planeta Junior, a 50-50 joint venture of German toon giant EM.TV and Spanish TV and film conglom Planeta 2010, on May 1 will launch branded children's channel Planeta Junior on Spanish DTT operator…
Following an accord announced Tuesday at Mip TV with Brazil's TV Globo, Saban has also renewed its volume deal with Portugal's biggest broadcaster, private net SIC.