HONG KONG — Chinese investor Bruno Wu is planning to raise a new $500 million fund for media investments, targeting companies in China and other parts of Asia. According to The Wall Street Journal…
Six interactive docu projects from creatives including Gael Garcia Bernal have been awarded a total of $400,000 from the Tribeca Film Institute New Media Fund. The nonprofit TFI and the Tribeca Film…
BANFF — Family films are getting a boost from Canada, with the announcement Tuesday at the Banff Media Festival that federal government film and TV funder Telefilm Canada and Canuck media and…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Paris-based Backup Media, a film consultancy and investor, has unveiled the first financing deals put through on three titles by B Media Global. Launched last year by Backup, B Media Global is a film…
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips is launching a digital media consulting division out of its entertainment legal practice, and the firm has hired digital media vet Peter Csathy to pursue venture investments…
Relativity Media is closing its deal for the $250 million it had set out to raise through boutique financial firm MESA Global, funding the company's expansion plans and putting more coin in the…
Aaron L. Gilbert's Media House Capital has pacted with sales and production company Inferno Entertainment to co-finance and acquire modestly-budgeted features in the $5 million-$10 million range.
In its first major American venture since landing a hefty investment last year, new distrib China Lion Media has partnered with U.S.-based Serenity Media Group to launch a film fund aimed at raising…
Interactive initiatives related to docs "The Tillman Story" and "The Interrupters" are among the projects to be supported by the inaugural round of the Tribeca Film Institute's New Media Fund.
The Chinese government has launched a senior-level state-backed equity fund aimed at investing in core cultural industries such as film, publishing, broadcasting and the Internet.
Singapore's lavish film funds have become the stuff of Asian biz legend. The city-state's Media Development Authority has earmarked a great deal of coin for the making of movies, but the take-up has…