Catriona Hughes was tapped chief exec of premier film and TV finance fund the Australian Film Finance Corp. (FFC) late Wednesday.
The Independent Feature Project will honor Academy Award winners Kevin Kline and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala at the 1997 IFP Gotham Awards, which will be held Tuesday Sept. 16 at New York City's Manhattan…
Pubcaster KCET-TV has secured the necessary funding to convert its Emmy-winning public affairs series "Life and Times" into a live broadcast each weeknight beginning January 1998 -- making it the…
Planners on Thursday unveiled details for the for the Hollywood Spectacular entertainment complex, including a 550-seat Hollywood Experience theater that will show a pair of 70 mm non-fiction films.
The Board of Governors of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has given the go-ahead for early handouts of three Primetime Engineering Emmy Awards and a pair of Engineering Emmy Plaques as part…
Antenna Hungaria --- this territory's premier broadcast tower company --- is pressuring the federal government to allow it to enter the telecommunications business to take on state-owned telephone…
Oren Aviv, who has been with Buena Vista Pictures marketing since 1991, has been promoted to senior VP of marketing and creative advertising.
L.A.-based Pacific Theatres has announced plans to build a 16-screen, 3,200-seat megaplex at Valley Plaza in Bakersfield. The complex marks the circuit's first foray into the San Joaquin Valley.
The Venezuelan-based Cisneros Television Group (CGT) completed its acquisition Wednesday of 90% of Imagen Satelital, Argentina's largest pay-box programmer and distributor, for a total of $112…
The Karlovy Vary Festival (July 4-12) will be extending its live coverage far beyond its Czech borders.
Encouraged by the public's response to his new album, Paul McCartney has increased his involvement in promoting "Flaming Pie," his first disc in more than four years.