The 23rd annual Seattle Intl. Film Festival, running now through June 8, will climax with a closing-weekend workshop dubbed "Moving Stories: A Forum on Screenwriting and Cinematic Literacy."
Edward Kummer has ankled his post as senior manager of digital production at Walt Disney Studios' animation division to join Digital Domain, the Venice-based visual effects house as VP of digital…
Time Warner appears to be moving forward with plans to take a minority stake in France's second-largest cable operator, Compagnie Generale de Video Communication (CGV).
Santa Monica College's new Academy of Entertainment and Technology may receive an added $1.25 million kick from the proposed 1997-98 budget of Gov. Pete Wilson. The state budget is scheduled to be…
Actress Jean Kasem, wife of announcer Casey Kasem, has formed the production company Little Miss Liberty Entertainment and acquired the rights to "The Colleen Stan Story," a reality-based TV movie…
Germany's third-ranked commercial web Pro7 is reportedly buying rights to series, sitcoms, cartoons and nearly 90 pics produced by DreamWorks.
The WB weblet named Grey Entertainment in New York to handle media planning and buying on its estimated $15 million advertising account, which was formerly managed by the network's inhouse promo…
Keith Samples, CEO and founder of Rysher Entertainment, who always had been a reluctant "suit," has resigned from the 2-1/2-year-old company, having been bitten by the directing bug.
The White House officially forwarded to the Senate Friday its nominees to fill two vacancies at the Federal Communications Commission. As expected, the two nominees are congressional staffer Howard…
Scandinavian Broadcasting System (SBS) and Norwegian commercial market leader TV2 Norway have inked an unprecedented agreement which will leave the two nets in control of most of the commercial…