Prescience, the U.K. film financier behind pics such as "The King's Speech," has launched two new funds worth a combined £110 million ($175.6 million) for development and production.
New Media Fund
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.
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…
Veteran producer Alan Landsburg has given $100,000 to New York U.'s Tisch School of the Arts to establish a docu production fund.
Michael Moore's opting to spoof romantic conventions in titling his upcoming documentary "Capitalism: A Love Story," which addresses the causes of the global economic meltdown.
J.J. Abrams is becoming the next Gene Roddenberry. Paramount is breathing life into its "Star Trek" franchise by setting "Mission: Impossible III" helmer J.J. Abrams to produce and direct the 11th…
Government cultural agency Telefilm Canada allocated its C$9 million ($5.77 million) New Media Fund to 21 projects, including five convergence TV projects, in 2002.