Yahoo! has bowed a Webcast studio to produce and deliver broadcast events over the Internet. The virtual studio allows Net events to be immediately archived.
To enhance the marketing efforts of the Warner Bros. Pictures-based company, Bel Air Entertainment chairman-CEO Steve Reuther has hired Shannon Buckley as senior VP of worldwide marketing.
Claude Chabrol's "Merci Pour le Chocolat" (Nightcap) has won Gaul's prestigious cinema prize the Prix Louis-Delluc, it was announced Tuesday at a ceremony at film canteen Fouquet's on the…
A&E Television Networks, along with Canuck cablers Rogers Broadcasting and Shaw Communications, will launch the Biography Channel in Canada in September.
Picking up on the momentum built from a successful Cannes premiere, distributor Lions Gate began unreeling E. Elias Merhige's "Shadow of the Vampire" in Hollywood screening rooms in late summer…
Just as newsies thought the story of the year was finally winding down, the Florida Supreme Court pulled a surprise punch Dec. 8, ruling in favor of Democratic prez contender Al Gore's recount…
The competition lineup of the 2001 Sundance Film Festival will cover "a spectrum that is broader than it's ever been," per fest topper Geoffrey Gilmore, encompassing more digitally shot, low-budget…
Carlton Communications' plans to create a pan-European Internet alliance have collapsed. The so-called Grand @lliance was supposed to team the ITV network company with Germany's Kirch, Italy's…
Summer blockbusters aren't usually frontrunners for critical hardware, but DreamWorks' "Gladiator," which has collected $187 million since its May bow, has maximus heat behind it.
EMI has agreed to Internet video licensing deals with the U.K.'s IchooseTV and Sweden's Musicbrigade.com. IchooseTV launches in February as an advertising-driven online network offering on-demand…
The lack of a proper arthouse circuit is one of the biggest handicaps for the distribution of indie films in Britain. But there are signs that exhibitors are waking up to the problem.
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