Animation and f/x veteran Edward Kummer, who's served as vice president of digital operations at visual-effects house Digital Domain for the past 14 months, will be ankling to join startup medical…
The House of Representatives approved landmark legislation Monday updating copyright law for the digital age, sending the bill to the White House where President Clinton is expected to sign it into…
The smuggling of video compact discs into China has surged this year, prompting customs authorities to action. Chinese customs seized a record number of smuggled VCDs in 1997, totalling more than…
Ken Bates, a second-unit helmer on Michael Bay-directed pics "Armageddon" and "The Rock," has inked to make his feature directing debut with "Pursuit" for Universal Pictures.
Debbie Allen, Randa Haines, Mimi Leder and Betty Thomas are among the industry figures skedded for a Directors Guild of America panel called "Four Decades of Women Directing," to be held Thursday at…
After cornering the TV market on the Bronx Bombers, Fox Sports has bought the rights to 50 additional New York Mets games in the 1999 baseball season.
MTV Networks has reached a settlement in a lawsuit filed earlier this year by the National Cable Television Cooperative, a consortium of cablers representing 10 million cable subscribers, said people…
After seeing his long-time plans almost scuttled due to the lack of a suitable theater, producer Roy Gabay has revealed that the Chicago-based Famous Door Theater Co.'s production of Jonathan…
CBS remains on a longform winning streak this fall, having aired its seventh consecutive successful movie with Sunday night's "Marriage of Convenience."
The 25th edition of the Flanders Intl. Film Festival (FIFF) kicked off its competitive section over the weekend with Belgian hopeful "Rosie" and the awarding of the Joseph Plateau Prizes, the Flemish…