Former Shooting Gallery Intl. prexy Steve Bickel has launched Aura Entertainment, a foreign sales and marketing shingle that will also finance, develop and produce features and television in all…
Markets & Festivals
A sense of urgency took hold at the Mipcom TV trade show Monday in the wake of the U.S. bombing raids in Afghanistan, with American buyers and sellers bent on getting business done -- and getting…
Germany's Victory Media and toon maker Neptuno Films Deutschland are co-producing two new animated series.
Germany's worldwide distribution outfit Peppermint has pre-sold English language miniseries "Corto Maltese" to France's TF1, it was announced today at Mipcom.
Despite lackluster fall starts to unscripted series like "The Mole," "Love Cruise" and "The Amazing Race" Stateside, reality formats are still hot on the Cannes Croisette.
NYU's fifth annual international student film festival will kick off with a screening of "Il mio viaggio in Italia" (My Voyage to Italy), a four-hour documentary by NYU alum Martin Scorsese. Miramax…
The 28th Flanders International Film Festival, which kicks off today in Ghent, Belgium, will salute producer-director Roger Corman Friday with the Joseph Plateau Award for his achievements in film.
Providers of broadband services and content agreed Monday that broadband is all about added value for consumers and how to achieve it in a cost-conscious way.
Encore Intl. has inked exclusive licensing agreements with suppliers Morgan Creek, Southern Star, Beyond, Canal Plus and Ellipse to acquire 300 hours of drama series and movies.
Berlin-based toon factory Greenlight Media and Sweden's Happy Life have agreed to co-produce "Microphonies," a new animated tyke series to be backed by Greenlight's Berlin Animation Fund.
Kirch Media head Jan Mojto will step down from his post, sources at Mipcom confirmed to Daily Variety Monday.