Talent agency and distribution house iHQ is to establish an L.A. office to facilitate cooperation with U.S. talent agencies and producers. Company, which partnered with New Line Cinema on Korean…
Danish helmer Lars von Trier's latest pic, "The Boss of It All," will have its North American premiere at the 35th Montreal Festival du Nouveau Cinema. Nouveau festival, the city's smaller, edgier…
German shingle K5 Film has attached Udayan Prasad to helm the feature adaptation of Doris Lessing's novel "The Fifth Child."
Mexican satellite firm Satmex on Tuesday presented a debt restructuring plan to a New York court, which will have 60 days to rule on the deal.
The Toronto Intl. Film Festival has created a new program, Vanguard, featuring 11 risky, more challenging pics that will include the world preem of "Macbeth," Australian helmer Geoffrey Wright's…
Tuning In: At first glance, it would be hard to imagine stranger bedfellows than Mel Gibson and Oliver Stone.
UFA Film & TV Produktion has established an interactive division to develop and produce content for new media outlets, such as digital channels, mobile, interactive and Internet protocol TV as well…
Producer Hilary Bevan Jones has become chairman of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, succeeding Duncan Kenworthy who will serve as deputy chairman for a year.
After a turbulent time at its digital division, EMI Group is hoping a change in leadership does the trick. Company has tapped Universal Music's Barney Wragg to run its global digital biz.
The Comedie Francaise, the French equivalent of Blighty's Royal Shakespeare Company, has elected its first femme topper since its inception in 1630. Thesp Muriel Mayette will succeed Marcel Bozonnet…