The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is kicking off a lecture series devoted to docs, with the inaugural event titled "Documentaries of Dissent," at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater on Nov. 10.
DreamWorks Animation's debut on the public markets today will be anything but a nightmare. The first Hollywood IPO since MGM's 1997 offering is set to be a bona fide hit, as underwriters priced it…
NBC and ABC are racing to bring the 9/11 Commission report to the small screen as longform projects. Peacock project will be penned by Graham Yost ("Boomtown") and focus on the events leading up to…
Ethnic specialty channel TLN Telelatino will bow three premium Italian digital TV channels in one package, Super Trio Italiano, in Canada in mid-November.
David Watkin, Aki Kaurismaki and Timo Salminen will be honored by Camerimage, the 12th Intl. Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography, which runs Nov. 27 to Dec. 4 in Lodz, Poland.
Just for Variety: Leonardo DiCaprio celebrates his 30th birthday Nov. 11 and he tells me, "my best birthday present would be a victory for John Kerry and John Edwards."
The push is on to move ShowEast out of Orlando. As exhibitors gathered at the 20th edition of ShowEast to view the studios' holiday titles, a frequent topic of discussion has been a venue shift.
Canuck media companies Corus Entertainment, Rogers Communications and Astral turned in a generally strong financial numbers Tuesday.
The Great White Way and the Great White North will have to wait a little longer to get together. StageVentures II is finding it harder than originally thought to thaw out Canadian dollars to pour…
Two of the nation's top cablers posted strong third- quarter results Wednesday in a sign that the industry is regaining its footing after a period of increased competition with satellite operators…
Sirius proved in the third quarter that growing a satellite radio business can be expensive, as fast-growing costs more than outpaced significant expansion in subscribers and revenue.
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