The 8th Nantucket Film Festival wrapped Saturday with an awards ceremony that underlined how film and television can make strange bedfellows, also illustrating how corporate sponsorship can be a…
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Terrorism, war and now the SARS virus have made life tougher for tradeshow organizers. "We keep making our numbers, but you do sit there and bite your fingernails," said Robert Sunshine, chairman of…
Talk about anti-synergy. AOL Time Warner has been one of loudest Cassandras in sounding the alarm over the potentially disastrous effects of TiVo on the economic foundation of the ad-supported…
Cheryl and Haim Saban have announced $100 million worth of contributions and pledges made by their Saban Family Foundation including a $10 million pledge to the Motion Picture & Television Fund.
New York state lawmakers have approved legislation to protect child actors, mirroring provisions of the Coogan Law in California.
London- and L.A.-based production concern Myriad Pictures has entered into a publishing pact with indie global music publisher Peermusic.
After a successful bow in 2002, the MTV Video Music Awards Latin America will return to the Jackie Gleason Theater in Miami Beach for this year's edition Oct. 23.
Gotham-based indie production and distribution company Cavu Pictures has acquired worldwide rights to helmer Ghazi Albuliwi's debut feature, "West Bank Brooklyn."
The National Assn. of Television Program Executives' Educational Foundation has announced the winners of its annual 2003 Student Video and Film Production Awards.
American Cinematheque and Vitagraph Films have acquired helmer Don Coscarelli's "Bubba Ho-Tep" for theatrical release.
The American Cinematheque at the Egyptian Theater will host a special preview screening of Rick McKay's docu "Broadway: The Golden Age" Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.