SportelAmerica reported record attendance at this year's confab, with 916 participants, up from 874 last year.
Pubcaster Pakistan Network has been criticized for showing a documentary that suggests local pics lift Indian film songs.
Indie TV producer Argos has joined forces with Telmex, Mexico's former state telephony monopoly, to launch audio-visual Internet portal zoom.tv.
The European Union is inviting bankers and professionals from the audiovisual industry to a meeting in Cannes on Thursday to examine how European cinema should be funded in the future.
Manfred Teubner has been named new head of shows at German pubcaster ZDF.
Digital satellite platform TPS has successfully blocked Canal Plus from buying any more exclusive pay-per-view cinema rights.
Adelphia Communications moved from red to black ink in posting first-quarter financial results Monday as sales from new digital services helped fuel a 25% boost in revenue for the cable-systems…
Tokyo Film Prods. has cut two seconds from its new pic "Merdeka," about Japanese soldiers helping Indonesians fight for independence from the Netherlands, after a request from the Indonesian embassy.
First Look Media has tapped Cary Jones as senior VP, distribution and marketing of the co.'s theatrical distri-bution arm, First Look Pictures.
Canuck indie film distributor and producer Blackwatch Communications, which distributed Oscar-winner "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" in Canada, has filed for bankruptcy protection and laid off half…
The resignation of Michael Chan, satellite broadcaster Galaxy's chief executive, has reinforced growing doubt about the company's future.