HBO will present its third annual Short Film Award showcasing up-and-coming black filmmakers, during the Acapulco Black Film Festival.
MTV is jumping on the campaign trail. The music cabler will launch its "Choose or Lose 2000" voter registration and political awareness campaign with a special kickoff concert in Manchester, N.H. -…
In its first licensing pact with an Internet tune distrib, Warner Music Group will fuel Launch Media with its entire catalog of musicvideos.
While the rest of the world was preparing for millennium mayhem, a huge chunk of the Japanese population stayed home on New Year's Eve and watched a singing contest that was the top-rated show for…
Artisan Entertainment has signed an exclusive, yearlong partnership with Details magazine entitled "Indie 2000 Film Series."
MTV Networks has tapped Alfredo Richard VP of corporate communications and public responsibility. He replaces Jeannie Kedas, who recently moved over to MTV's programming publicity department.
Viacom chairman and CEO Sumner Redstone said he was open to the kind of merger announced this week by America Online and Time Warner, but also delivered a strong defense of the enduring value of…
"Big Brother" is invading Portugal. Endemol Entertainment Portugal will produce a Portuguese version of the Dutch fly-on-the-wall gameshow for commercial TV station TVI.
Roth is out, Schneider is in, and the Mouse House is caught up in a frenzy of speculation. Joe Roth on Wednesday announced his exit as Walt Disney Studios chairman to form an independent film…
Gay and lesbian org Outfest, founder of Los Angeles' largest film fest, has unveiled its 2000 slate of pic screenings and events.
The success of NBC’s “Will & Grace” may be opening the door to more gay-themed primetime development. CBS has just greenlit production on a small-screen version of the indie pic “Kiss Me, Guido,”…
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