Madonna will distribute a free short film through BitTorrent, whose file-sharing app is a major platform for Internet piracy, as part of an Internet project promoting free speech. The artist’s…
Can't make it over to London to check out notable stage shows there? Don't fret: You can probably catch them in a movie theater near you. With the launch of a new West End Theater Series of…
Broadway is making an exploratory attempt at a digital cinema series, with stage-to-screen production company Broadway Worldwide pacting with distributor SpectiCast for a fall series of theatrical…
4K won't get anyone excited if there's no way to get the format into homes, or worse, if it looks no better than today's HDTV.
HONG KONG — Several of Australia's largest cinema operators have combined forces to launch a nationwide cinema information website, Movietimes. The site (www.movietimes.com.au) provides movie, cinema…
PARIS — A top purveyor of original drama and high-profile imports, paybox Canal Plus is launching a premium HD channel dedicated to series to drive up subscriptions. Canal Plus Series, set to bow…
3D isn't dead, but it has plateaued and is going to be stuck at about this level until the technology improves.
While it's still unclear how many consumers will take a shine to new Ultra HD TVs, Sony is getting ready to launch the industry's first 4K streaming service this summer using an encoding system from…
Another feisty and feminine take on contempo life from star-scribe-helmer Sophie Letourneur.
So the cycle of history is: Cinema gets a head start, TV catches up, cinema panics and lurches forward. Repeat.