The Berlin Intl. Film Fest has reorganized its short film program to introduce a separate short film series and a short film night.
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Friends of Ted Turner used to say he felt fulfilled by the extraordinary success of CNN. They were wrong. When CNN was merged into Time Warner, Turner said he endorsed the deal because he aspired "to…
After a nine-month delay, Spanish pay TV operator Sogecable and telco Telefonica agreed Wednesday to merge their rival digital satellite TV platforms, potentially creating one of Europe's most…
DreamWorks Records has inked an unusual joint venture with former Priority Records topper Bryan Turner to produce DVDs with music and other themes through Turner's new company, Melee Entertainment.
Arnon Milchan's 20th Century Fox-based Regency Enterprises has signed a three-year, first-look deal with Darren Aronofsky's Protozoa Pictures.
Evan Rachel Wood will saddle up alongside Tommy Lee Jones and Cate Blanchett to star in Ron Howard's Western "The Missing" for Revolution Studios and Imagine Entertainment.
Matt Damon will star in the feature adaptation of "The Informant" for helmer Steven Soderbergh and Warner Bros. Pictures.
Alan Braverman, previously exec VP-general counsel at ABC and Disney's deputy general counsel, will succeed the ankling Lou Meisinger as the Mouse's exec VP-general counsel.
BBC Films will join Catch 23 Entertainment to turn the acclaimed six-hour BBC miniseries "Edge of Darkness" into a feature that will be written by Andrew Bovell and directed by Martin Campbell.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences wants to honor Peter O'Toole, but he's not sure he wants to be saluted.