TORONTO Radio Canada Intl. will receive C$15 million ($10.5 million) over three years from the federal government for infrastructure and improvements. This is in addition to last year’s reinstatement…
Garth Drabinsky, chairman of Livent Inc., and James Meenan, president and CEO of AT&T Canada Enterprises Inc., have announced the immediate construction of a theater and hotel/condominium complex…
Walt Disney Pictures has caught Wayne Rice and Steve Lyons' pricey pitch "Mad Mojo," a feature that will mix computer-generated imagery with live action, the studio confirmed Tuesday.
MetaCreations Corp. has selected 24 finalists for the third Annual Teen Digital Movie-Making Competition to screen as part of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, which begins Thursday and…
Rhino Records has advanced Bob O’Neill to VP and general counsel. With the diskery for three years, O’Neill will oversee the legal department and handle direction and supervision of all legal matters…
Robert Forster will play a good Samaritan truck driver in Millennium/Sandstorm's "Outside Ozona"; Millennium chairman Avi Lerner asked him to step into the role after J.T. Walsh, who was originally…
David A. Palmer has been named vice president of marketing for the MGM consumer products division, where he'll work on the development of trade and marketing programs for the studio's expanding lines…
Through the first dozen years of its existence, the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival has been known as a cozy small-town fest, an amiable event marked by attractive programming presented at a…
United Artists has picked up Todd Slavkin and Darren Swimmer's thriller pitch "Undying Love," to be produced by Gary Luchessi.
Latino pay TV programmers released their annual state-of-the-industry address Tuesday with news of healthy viewing trends, though subscriber growth seems to have slowed.