American Public Radio is planning to become more international in focus and said Monday it will be changing its name to Public Radio International.
The recent downward trend continued last weekend for the Los Angeles-New York exclusives, with the bulk of screens on either coast given to holiday biggies from the majors. Market for the indies was…
The Melbourne Film Office, a unit of the state agency Film Victoria, has been launched to market Victoria's film industry, services and facilities nationally and overseas.
It was a schwing and a hit as Paramount's "Wayne's World 2" topped the charts with an opening weekend of $ 13,516,699. While the opening salvo provided a quite potent average of $ 5,632, the box…
Alliance Communications has inked deals to develop telepix for ABC and NBC, the former featuring the directing debut of actor Steve Guttenberg.
Taiwan has taken the first step to allowing films made in Communist mainland China to be shown freely on screens here. Winner of this year's Cannes Golden Palm award, "Farewell My Concubine," was…
In one of the most ambitious regional retrospectives ever assembled at the Museum of Modern Art, the city of Naples is brought to life in a cycle of over 80 features. "Napoletana: Images of a City"…
New plays by David Mamet, Alan Ayckbourn and Sheldon Epps highlight the Old Globe Theater's newly announced January-June season.
Beau Bridges, Mariel Hemingway and Sinbad will host the CableAce Awards at the Pantages Theatre Jan. 16. Turner Network Television cablecasts live at 6 p.m. * * * Members of the National Education…
After months of negotiations, Warner Bros. Intl. has greenlighted plans to build a 350 million deutschemark ($ 206 million) film theme park and a film and TV studio in Nordrhein-Westfalen (NRW), the…
Vice President Al Gore will headline the Superhighway Summit, a daylong seminar hosted by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Jan. 11 at UCLA's Royce Hall.