The German Film Award will honor Stephen Daldry's "The Hours" as best foreign pic on June 6.
Australia's Nine Network has sealed a five-year output deal with Village Roadshow's television arm, securing free-to-air rights to all Village Roadshow Pictures product, New Line's films and…
Warner Brazil will co-produce and distrib for "O Martelo de Vulcano" (Vulcan's Hammer), based on teen TV series "Ilha ra-tim-bum."
America TV has tapped Liliana Parodi to replace Jorge Rial as programming manager of the fourth-ranked broadcaster, effective this month.
Argentine helmer-scribe Juan Bautista Stagnaro ("La Furia") has begun lensing romantic comedy "Un dia en el paraiso" (A Day in Paradise).
Russia's first Imax theater will open in Moscow on April 4 with the local premiere of helmer Ron Howard's Academy Award-winning astronaut drama "Apollo 13," it was announced Thursday.
Steven Soderbergh's "Solaris" is a hit in Russia, despite some flak for remaking local helmer Andrei Tarkovsky's 1972 sci-fi classic. Local distrib Gemini released the George Clooney starrer Feb. 20…
Julia Roberts will make her fourth appearance as an Oscar presenter at the 75th Anniversary Academy Awards.
Fledgling Brit exhib SBC Intl. is in talks to buy the much larger Warner Village U.K. circuit, according to a report in the Financial Times.
EchoStar threw down the gauntlet to programmers Wednesday, saying it intends to hold the line on license fee increases and will drop channels if it deems the cost of carrying them uneconomical.
Publisher Axel Springer on Thursday reiterated its intention to sell its stake in Kirch Media's ProSiebenSat.1 broadcasting group, a day after Haim Saban entered final negotiations to take over the…