National Basketball Assn. fans in Brazil have become the first in the world to have access to live games via broadband Internet.
HK Choi, senior veep and managing director of MTV Networks Korea, is ankling "to pursue other business opportunities."
Daniel Frigo has been upped to Buena Vista Intl., senior VP and general manager Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Buena Vista Intl. Australia will distrib "48 Shades," adapted from Nick Earls' bestseller "48 Shades of Brown."
The Weinstein Co. has finalized sales to most major territories on Joby Harold's thriller "Awake," starring Hayden Christensen and Jessica Alba.
In its biggest pickup ever, Spanish mini-major Filmax has acquired worldwide rights outside Italy and Spain to the $18 million Paz Vega- starrer, "Los Borgia" (The Borgias).
Bernd Eichinger is once again putting the cat amongst the pigeons. After breaking Germany's Hitler-taboo with "Downfall" and adapting one of the most scandalous novels of the last decade with…
The Germans are back in a big way in Berlin, with an impressive five films in competition and a newly pumped-up production and distrib sector.
Japanese animators and filmmakers are now second to none in Asia at CG wizardry -- no surprise given Japanese strengths in both the hardware and software sides of the CG equation, from high-end…
Everyone knows Japanese moviegoers don't care for comedies -- they get plenty of laughs for free on the tube and don't feel like paying for them in the theater. Everyone also knows Japanese like the…