IFC Films has snapped up U.S. rights to Eran Creevy's action thriller "Welcome to the Punch" from Worldview Entertainment.
Kino Lorber has acquired U.S. and Canadian rights to Scott Thurman's documentary "The Revisionaries," which explores the power struggle inside the Texas State Board of Education.
News Corp. has made a $20 million gift to the Motion Picture & Television Fund's campaign goal of $350 million in one of the largest recent donations to the fund.
LONDON -- Warner Bros.' "The Dark Knight Rises" is already setting records in the U.K. before its Friday release
LONDON - The BBC has signed a deal with the Intl. Olympics Committee for exclusive U.K. rights to cover the next two summer and winter Olympic Games.
BARCELONA -- Catalan-lingo teen TV series "Polseres vermelles" (The Red Band Society), currently set up at DreamWorks TV for an English-language remake, has confirmed its crowd-pleasing credentials…
TLC is going to bat with Pete Rose.
Paulo Castro has been upped to CEO of Terra, the Latin American Internet portal owned by Spanish telco behemoth Telefonica.
MADRID -- The economic crisis is driving a north-south divide in the box office for the big five European countries in the first half of the year.
BERLIN -- The state of Bavaria hopes to attract more international film and TV productions to the region with an increase of €7.8 million ($9.5 million) in support.
Octagon Entertainment Prods. and Smoke & Mirrors Creative are teaming to bring Thai gameshow format "Fan Pan Tae" Stateside. U.S. project is tentatively titled "Obsessed."
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