Brazilian filmmaker Hector Babenco charmed guests Monday night at the Martinez Beach as attendees arrived bedecked in blacktie for an upscale dinner prior to "Carandiru's" 10:30 p.m. bow in…
Markets & Festivals
South Korea's Shinho Lee won the Hartley-Merrill International Screenwriting Prize for his "Red Snow." At a champagne reception Monday at the Plage des Palmes.
Variety and BMW hosted a pour at Variety Village on Monday with publisher Charlie Koones, left, BMW's Wayne Schulte and Karen Vonder Meulen, following a special screening.
Azteca America, the fledgling Spanish-lingo network owned by No. 2 Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca, expects to reach 75% of the U.S. Hispanic market by the beginning of the fourth quarter.
International exhibition giant Kinepolis saw admissions fall by 5.5% in the first four months of 2003, compared with the same period a year ago.
Granada, one of the big two shareholders in Blighty commercial web ITV, announced Tuesday that pre-tax profits were up 35% to £65 million ($107 million) for the first six months ended March 31…
Suffering a double-digit slump in revenues, U.K. music group EMI nonetheless boosted operating profits by nearly a third for the year ended March 31, as an extensive cost-cutting campaign began to…
No. 2 U.S. exhib AMC Entertainment on Tuesday posted broadened losses in its fourth quarter and fiscal year despite a surge in revenue for both periods, with international properties swelling red ink.
With an SRO audience proving there are few things closer to a filmmaker's heart than coin, Financing Independent Film, a Monday sesh in the Variety Cannes Conference Series struck all the right notes.
Cannes jury member and Bollywood thesp Aishwarya Rai has signed for Ketan Mehta's "The Rising."
First Look Media has acquired worldwide sales rights (excluding Japan and Thailand) to "The Tesseract," first pic from Artist Film.