Korean production house Sidus FNH and parent company, Korea Telecom, have assembled a five-year, $31.8 million production fund with new venture capital firm Vanex Investment.
Sony Pictures Television Intl. has acquired Asian TV rights to Vietnamese movie "Long-Legged Beauty." Pic is a first for production house Galaxy Studio and is the debut feature of shorts helmer Vu…
Taiwanese police shut down two Web sites suspected of illegally distributing pirate movies.
Zeitgeist Films has picked up all U.S. rights to "Manufactured Landscapes," an environmentally themed docu set mainly in China.
TV Nova, the leading Czech terrestrial, withdrew its appeal over digital broadcast licenses Thursday, putting the country's conversion from analog to digital back on track.
The Roundabout's Off Broadway production of "Howard Katz" has signed a cast of veteran legiters, with Alvin Epstein ("Waiting for Godot"), Elizabeth Franz ("Death of a Salesman"), Jessica Hecht…
Sean Connery will present Nicolas Cage with the Career Achievement kudo at the third annual Bahamas International Film Festival on Dec. 8.
Basking in the glow of the record-breaking popularity of last summer's World Cup, held in Germany, soccer remains the undisputed ratings king here, with nearly 11 million viewers tuning into…
Jesus Polanco, founder and prexy of Prisa, Spain's biggest media company, has named his son, Ignacio Polanco Moreno, as his successor.
Writer-director Brett Morgen's docu "Chicago 10," which revisits the famous Chicago Conspiracy Trial that followed the 1968 Democratic National Convention, will open the 2007 Sundance Film Fest on…
David Zaslav, NBC Universal president of cable and domestic TV, has been named president-CEO of Discovery Communications. He succeeds outgoing chief exec Judith McHale, an 18-year Discovery vet who…