Short Takes


City of Hope has named Kenneth (Babyface) Edmonds and Antonio (L.A.) Reid of LaFace Records as this year’s Spirit of Life award honorees. L.A. Fete on Oct. 29 will help establish a research…

  • TV

Viacom’s pay or play


Viacom is cloning its paycable networks Showtime, the Movie Channel, Flix and Sundance Channel at almost manic speed, adding eight new multiplex "screens" in the next year to push the total up to 20.

  • Film

Deal frees German pix coin


A new German source of indie film funding is opening up for mainstream, studio-distribbed pics through a deal between Bertelsmann-affiliated CLT-UFA Intl. and Allied Pacific, the distrib arm of…

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