Canadian Media Guild union members at pubcaster the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. voted 87% in favor of a strike on Tuesday after more than a year of contract negotiations.
Yahoo! topper Terry Semel and Microsoft's Blair Westlake, corporate VP of media/entertainment and technology convergence group, will be keynote speakers at the Royal Television Society Cambridge…
Younger fans can now see "Fantastic Four" in South Africa. The Film and Publications Board has changed the classification from "13," meaning it's not suitable for children under 13, to "10," meaning…
As part of a telenovela format push into Europe, FremantleMedia has sold Colombian sudser "El Autentico Rodrigo Leal" (The Real Rodrigo Leal) to Spain's Antena 3 for local adaptation.
U.K. film financier and sales agent Civilian Content, which owns the Film Consortium and the Works, has launched Works U.K. Distribution. Distrib, which has scooped four employees from rival…
Pan-European media giant RTL has taken full control of British terrestrial web Five, buying out United Business Media's 35.4% for £247.6 million ($421 million) in cash, roughly in line with…
The 53rd San Sebastian Film Festival will host a film co-production and distribution forum for movies from North Africa and Portuguese-speaking Africa on Sept. 19.
Reality shingle North South Prods. is expanding west and beefing up Back East. Company, which just bowed real estate docusoap "Million Dollar Agents" on TLC, is in the process of opening a Los…
John Moore has become bedeviled by “The Omen 666.” Moore, who directed “Behind Enemy Lines” and “Flight of the Phoenix” for 20th Century Fox, has been set by the studio to helm a remake of the 1976…
German film body FFA has awarded e249,000 ($300,000) to Sergei Bodrov's "Mongol -- The Early Years of Genghis Khan" in its latest round of production funding.