The 35th Hong Kong International Film Festival has named local favorite thesp and warbler Miriam Yeung as ambassador for the fest, which runs from Mar. 20 through Apr.5.
Portuguese aristocrat, businessman and race car driver Miguel Paes do Amaral has purchased a 10% stake in leading Portuguese media group, Media Capital.
Monica Bellucci is set to topline "Rhinos Season," Iranian helmer Bahman Ghobadi's follow-up to arthouse hit "No One Knows About Persian Cats."
Popular U.K. reality format "The X Factor" is set to launch in India on Sony Entertainment Television with singer Aditya Narain as the host.
Russian media outlets and journalists have better protection under new measures adopted by lawmakers last year, analysis by the European Audio Visual Observatory shows.
Spanish indie distributor Emon-Savor has picked up local rights to a duo of Gallic B.O. sleeper hits, comedies "Romantics Anonymous" and "Jo's Son."
Sky News was again voted news channel of the year at the prestigious Royal Television Society television journalism awards.
Imax on Thursday reported record results for 2010, with revenues rising 45% to $249 million. CEO Rich Gelfond attributed the success to new business models that include a conversion to digital and…
Chicago-based distributor Music Box Films has snapped up North American rights to comic book artist Joann Sfar's feature debut "Gainsbourg."
Endemol Worldwide Distribution is expanding its international operations by opening offices in Miami and Moscow.
Stephen Root has joined the cast of Clint Eastwood's Leonardo DiCaprio starrer "J. Edgar," in production for Warner Bros.