Publisher Heinrich Bauer's acquisition of bankrupt German TV giant Kirch Media may be in trouble after regulators raised fears Wednesday about the takeover's possible impact on diversity on German…
Netflix, the 4-year-old online DVD service, trimmed its net loss and bulked up on subscribers as it continued to prove the viability of its overnight DVD mail order rental service.
The Hallmark Channel has upped Elizabeth Missan Yost to head of original programming and development.
Gotham-based production and distribution company Cavu Pictures has acquired worldwide rights to Eitan Gorlin's debut feature, "The Holy Land," which won the feature Grand Jury Prize at the 2002…
As broadcast network erosion continues, at least one studio topper believes the day when cable boasts the No. 1 show in all of television isn't too far away.
Third-ranked broadcaster TV Record has upped Dennis Munhoz from VP to president, replacing Honorilton Goncalves.
State-backed film company Cinecitta Holding appointed the board members of state film producer-distributor Istituto Luce on Wednesday.
Government cultural agency Telefilm Canada allocated its C$9 million ($5.77 million) New Media Fund to 21 projects, including five convergence TV projects, in 2002.
Filmmaker Keith Behrman will receive the Claude Jutra Award for his feature debut, "Flower and Garnet," at Canada's Genie Awards for film Feb. 13.
Fifteen members of Canadians Against Antisemitism demonstrated in front of the Toronto HQ of Canada's pubcaster Tuesday afternoon, accusing the CBC of bias against Jews in its Middle East news…
A key Czech committee recommended stripping TV Nova founder Vladimir Zelezny of his immunity from prosecution as senator on Tuesday, bringing the country's biggest media mogul closer to trial on…