Media giant Organizacoes Globo has upped Globo.com prexy Juarez Queiroz to director of the new Cross Media and Multiplatform division, which includes Globo Filmes, the portal and theme parks.
The country's first Imax theater will open in Prague today, operated by Israel-based I.T. Intl. Theaters, which already has three Imax screens in Poland and plans to build another three or four by…
The European Union's legal watch-dog, the Council of Europe, has or-dered the tiny former-Soviet republic of Moldova to rethink its draft law on public broadcasting after ruling that it allowed…
U.K. indie producer and distrib the Television Corp. is to distribute formats from Elisabeth Murdoch's production company Shine outside the U.K. and U.S.
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HBO leads the pack with 11 nods from the ninth annual NAMIC Vision Awards, recognizing diversity in the cable industry. The Disney Channel's animated skein "The Proud Family" earned four noms, the…
Panorama Entertainment has picked up domestic rights to love story "The Last Place on Earth." Written and directed by James Slocum, pic stars Tisha Campbell-Martin, Dana Ashbrook and Phyllis Diller.
Palm Pictures has acquired North American and U.K. rights to Sundance 2002 Jury Prize winner "How to Draw a Bunny," to be released through the New York distrib's Arthouse Films label.
It was an orange alert of a different sort Wednesday morning as Nickelodeon presented its 2003 upfront.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has selected winners for its 24th annual College Television Awards. First-place honorees receive a $2,000 cash prize and $2,000 in film stock from the Kodak…
The "8 Mile" DVD racked up sales of nearly $40 million Tuesday, its first day in stores, according to estimates by Universal Studios Home Video.