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Alliance, Discovery pact

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TORONTO — Alliance Communications Corp. has picked up exclusive Canadian rights to the Discovery Channel Video catalog of more than 100 educational titles. Toronto-based Alliance said Wednesday that…

AUTEUR! AUTEUR!

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When the auteur theory of film criticism made it to the U.S. from France during the 1960s, its chief American advocates were critics Andrew Sarris and Eugene Archer, and fledgling filmmaker-writer…

‘Dragonfly’ lands at UA

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United Artists captured itself a “Dragonfly” from scribes Brandon Camp and Mike Thompson for mid- six figures against high-six figures, sources said Thursday. UA prexy Lindsay Doran outbid Touchstone…

Hindery mends fences

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WASHINGTON — Tele-Communications Inc. prexy and CEO Leo Hindery laid out a plan here Thursday to cable execs for his company to emerge as a model citizen in the corporate world. Among those…

CAPITOL FILM BOOST

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Efforts to create a national preservation board took a step forward last week with the approval of financial support from Congress for the National Film Preservation Foundation. The NFPF has been…

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