Spanish production and TV exec Gustavo Ferrada has launched Convoy Films, a Madrid-based film production and consultancy company.
The BBC has described the new license fee agreement, which will mean a 16% cut in real terms to corporation funds over the next six years, as "tough" but "realistic."
Brit indie producer Jeremy Thomas has urged the U.K. government to reconsider entering super European fund Eurimages in order to further facilitate European co-productions for producers and create a…
Director and producer Timur Bekmambetov is moving into distribution with a new Christmas comedy due for Russia.
The Rome Film Festival is becoming a satellite venue for European Film Promotion's Shooting Stars program, which showcases new European acting talent.
Hollywood's locked in an ongoing battle with online piracy - and that's one that's not likely to end soon. But if you're curious about what films are the most pirated these days, TorrentFreak has the…
Germany's candidate for the foreign-language Oscar in 2011 has taken top honors at the Ghent Film Festival.
Chinese distrib Hua Xia Film Distribution Co. has signed a pact with 37 cinema chains to allow 18 films be shown during the Fall period between the National Day holiday in October and Chinese New…
In 2011, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and other leading-edge members of the baby boomers -- the massive post-war generation born from 1946 to '64 -- will do an amazing thing: They'll turn 65.
As Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) stepped up his effort to overhaul the retransmission consent law, FCC chairman Julius Genachowski scolded Cablevision and Fox for publicly sparring while the blackout of…