Saturday, Oct. 6 3-5 p.m. Mipcom Junior case studies “Three TV Shows, Three Success Stories: How Did They Do It?”; moderator: Pat Ferns, president-CEO, Banff Television Festival. Case study 1…
Markets & Festivals
The global recession in advertising comes at a time when the industry is having palpitations over the ramifications of the digital revolution. Personal video recorders such as Tivo, ReplayTV and…
An already gloomy advertising industry forecast has got darker with the tragic events of the last few weeks.
American Paul Zilk, 44, will be making his Mipcom debut as the Reed Midem Organization's newly appointed managing director. The exec joined Reed barely a month ago, having been hand-picked as…
Reed Midem topper Xavier Roy wasn't exaggerating when, in the wake of the terrorist attacks on the U.S., he predicted: "Mipcom will be different this year."
The 17th annual Mipcom will not be lacking in suspense. The fall TV trade show -- arguably the most important gathering for the international small-screen biz -- was already bracing from the impact…
The 23rd annual IFP Market kicked off Sunday with Todd Field's directorial debut "In the Bedroom," followed by a party at Metronome. Screenings, seminars and other events begin today.
Kim Sung-Su's Korean war-and-blood costumer "Musa, The Warrior," starring Zhang Ziyi ("Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," "Rush Hour 2") will open the second edition of the Tokyo Filmex, which will…
In line with his desire that the Berlin Intl. Film Festival reflect more of the local industry, the event's new director, Dieter Kosslick, has announced a new section devoted to German film.
Hollywood's short list of stars who can open movies is fairly common knowledge, while TV's $1 million-per-episode players are growing in notoriety. Sometimes all it takes is one hit: witness movie…
Throughout the 1990s, Off Broadway proved itself the true home for innovative American theater. But it wasn't until the last few years that the homes began looking as sharp as the productions they…