Nick Carpou and Mark Gaines have been promoted to the new posts of executive VP and general sales managers for Universal Pictures distribution, reporting to division president Nikki Rocco.
German digital pay TV platform DF1 and pay TV web Premiere are hatching plans to distribute more digital decoders to Teutonic TV households.
Mel Gibson and Palme d'Or-winning director Chen Kaige ("Farewell, My Concubine") have met about a possible collaboration on "A Tale of Two Cities."
Denis Leary, Lea Thompson from "Caroline in the City," Drew Carey and "Frasier" co-star David Hyde Pierce head the lineup for the 15th annual Just For Laughs comedy festival, set to take in Montreal…
Def Pictures has renewed for an additional three years its first-look arrangment with Polygram Filmed Entertainment.
Rob Cohen, who directed "Dragonheart" and "Daylight," has been set to direct "New York Dive" for Fox 2000 and producer Adam Fields, sources said.
The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz will become the in-residence jazz company of the Music Center of Los Angeles County, presenting educational programs and performances beginning this fall.
In a move to consolidate domestic and international distribution, sales and marketing operations under one roof and be closer to NBC Studios' West Coast facilities, NBC Enterprises is moving its base…
In an effort to ensure the survival of films produced during the golden years of Italian cinema, the country's deputy prime minister Walter Veltroni has launched an adopt-a-film initiative…
Silicon Graphics said Thursday it would donate hardware and software to California Institute of the Arts to facilitate training of artists for the visual effects and animation fields. The equipment…
"Men in Black" director Barry Sonnenfeld and former Columbia Pictures president Barry Josephson are homing in on where they will set up shop.