German production company Bavaria Film and TV pubcaster ZDF are mulling a joint company for film production.
New projects by European directors including Marco Tullio Giordana, Solveig Anspach, Elia Suleiman and Ole Christian Madsen received coin from European film funding org Eurimages.
Marisa Tomei ("Wild Hogs") has signed on to topline the CBS comedy pilot "The Rich Inner Life of Penelope Cloud."
"Weeds" creator and producer Jenji Kohan has joined the Master Class speaker lineup at the Banff World Television Festival, June 10-13.
Thailand's military-installed government finalized the takeover of the country's only independent TV station Tuesday and said it would temporarily pull it off the air after it failed to pay millions…
New Line has snapped up an untitled romantic comedy pitch by the scripting team of Tara Miele and Kristine Skeie and set it up with Jon Shestack Prods.
Good News Holdings, which delivers Christian faith-based content through traditional media along with mobile, internet and IPTV formats, has tapped Christopher Chisholm prexy-CEO.
Tuesday's figures from the MPAA provide some interesting insights into the film biz -- and inadvertently remind industryites that when journalists play with numbers, they can get burned.
Rachel McAdams, Tim Robbins and Michael Pena will star in "The Return," which Neil Burger will direct. Lionsgate won out as North American distributor this week and is eyeing a December rollout…
The world premiere of "Three Days in the Life," a documentary about John Lennon, was canceled after lawyers for the slain Beatle's widow, Yoko Ono, warned that she had not authorized any public…
Amid ever-increasing competition on the film festival circuit, regional confabs desperately, and many times unrealistically, try to fashion themselves into hotbeds of acquisitions, or places where…