Moroccan director Nabil Ayouch's heart-rending film about abandoned children, "Ali Zaoua," bagged the first prize at the Pan-African Festival of Film and Television (Fespaco), on Sunday.
Walt Disney Chairman Michael Eisner and other top Mouse execs acknowledged Tuesday that a soft economy would take its toll but that the company's diverse businesses, from theme parks to retail to…
In one of the more unusual international TV tie-ups in recent times, Europe's oldest broadcasting festival is getting into bed with the industry's biggest program market.
Imagine Entertainment's "A Beautiful Mind," a Ron Howard-helmed drama to be released in December, focuses on the life of John Forbes Nash Jr., a Nobel-winning mathematician inflicted with…
Columbia TriStar Intl. Television exec Darren Childs has been upped to the newly created post of senior VP of international networks.
Discovery Channel has launched its First Time Filmmakers project for Asia, continuing its hunt for programming of local relevance.
Software giant Microsoft Corp. could lose as much as $2 billion on its upcoming vidgame console Xbox before it breaks even in about five years, according to a report released Tuesday by Merrill Lynch.
Bryan Hickel has assumed the role of VP of production for Adam Schroeder's newly formed Warner Bros. shingle.
After the fall comes the fallout. After the crash, the consolidation. The scene is set on Germany's collapsing Neuer Markt for a flurry of takeovers, mergers and bailouts in the coming months…
Fallout from the pact between German media giant Kirch and cash-strapped kidvidder EM.TV continues as former Kirch exec Rainer Huther has been appointed EM.TV's chairman of sales and marketing.
A federal jury hit 20th Century Fox Studios with $19 million in damages Tuesday in a copyright infringement case involving its film "Jingle All the Way."