One year after expanding the best-pic category to 10 films, ratings for the Academy Awards remained strong despite showing some declines.
Italo multihyphenate Gianni Di Gregorio's "The Salt of Life," his followup to sleeper hit "Mid-August Lunch," has been sold by London-based Fandango Portobello to 10 more territories following its…
Madrid-based 6 Sales has acquired world rights outside Spain to Perro Verde Films' 2D toonpic "Arrugas" (Wrinkles).
"Pescador" and "Dust," the latest films from up-and-coming Latin American directors Sebastian Cordero and Juan Hernandez Cordon, will be presented at the Miami Intl. Film Festival's Encuentros.
Italy has extended tax breaks for local and foreign shoots through 2013. But the cash-strapped Italo government is financing these generous incentives with a new tax on movie tickets, triggering an…
BBC Worldwide has secured its first international sales of the remake of costume saga "Upstairs Downstairs," which is a BBC-Masterpiece-PBS co-production.
Clips from his NBC and ABC interviews this ayem …
New U.S. specialty distrib Rocket Releasing has acquired U.S. distribution rights to "Tomboy," directed by Gallic writer-director Celine Sciamma and sold by Films Distribution.
The U.S.-Irish Alliance has gotten very, very inclusive. Six years ago, when the group kicked off the Oscar Wilde: Honoring the Irish in Film kudos, they actually recognized Irish and Irish-American…
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. is reportedly close to securing a deal with U.K. regulators for its bid to acquire the 61% of paybox BSkyB, currently valued at $13.2 billion, that it doesn't already own.
In his first major decision as head of the news division, ABC's Ben Sherwood has moved "Nightline" exec producer James Goldston to "Good Morning America" following the departure of predecessor Jim…