Kirch Media head Jan Mojto will step down from his post, sources at Mipcom confirmed to Daily Variety Monday.
Markets & Festivals
MTV Networks Intl. inked 14 pre-sale deals for Nickelodeon's first multimedia property, "Jimmy Neutron, Boy Genius," with many of the deals including online components, licensing and merchandising…
German kidvidder EM.TV has inked a $3.5 million three-year rights and co-production deal with Hong Kong's First Asia Entertainment.
French Culture Minister Catherine Tasca officially opened the Mipcom TV mart Monday, cutting the ribbon at one entrance to the Palais des Festivals while harried TV execs were frisked by security…
Rai Trade, the distribution arm of Italian pubcaster RAI, pacted Monday with Liberty Intl. Entertainment, giving the L.A.-based distribution company U.S., Canadian and, where available, Latin…
European culture channel Arte and the BBC Monday inked an open-ended cooperation pact at Mipcom to develop and produce around 10 projects a year.
Asif Kapadia's Indian odyssey "The Warrior" took top nod the Golden Hitchcock at the 12th Dinard British Film Festival Sunday.
Barter may be getting a boost in the Euro TV market. Given the growth in commercial outlets on the Continent over the last decade -- and the cash crunch that many foreign TV stations are currently…
The 29th Intl. Emmy Award noms, unveiled in Cannes today, feature shows from a wider swathe of foreign broadcasters than ever before.
Hypnotic has inked a multiyear deal to become the exclusive sales representative for the American Film Institute's short film library.
Mipcom Junior brought some childish fun to the Croisette over the weekend, but the bombing of Afghanistan lent a surreal quality to the close of a mart from which a sizable number of top TV players…