“Carmilla,” a scripted comedy and lesbian love story adapted from the 19th-century cult-classic gothic vampire novella — which has run as a YouTube series for two years — will be turned into a…
Hulu cut a distribution deal for four short-form series from Shaftesbury’s digital division, Smokebomb Entertainment, and the studio is prepping a unique companion game for Google Glass to promote…
The recent blackout and restart of ERT in Greece underlines the fact that these are challenging times for public broadcasters — due to government budget cuts, the growing presence of new rivals and…
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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…
The Canadian Film Centre celebrates its 25th anniversary this year with a winning pedigree.
Canadian shingle Shaftesbury Films has inked a first-look deal with ABC, offering the Alphabet a flexible, cost-effective approach to development and production.
Shine Intl. has sold more 60 hours of drama to France to air across ARTE, Canal Plus, TF6, Orange and NBCUniversal.
Dominated by tuners, the London legit scene nevertheless experienced a distinct shortage of new musical offerings in 2012 -- but that looks poised to change in 2013, with the season already filling…
ABC has ordered 13 episodes of paranormal drama "Weird Desk," targeted for a summer 2013 run.
The new tuner adaptation of "From Here to Eternity" -- the first new legit work in a decade from lyricist Tim Rice -- will have its world preem in London at the West End's Shaftesbury Theater in…
TORONTO -- Canadian commercial broadcaster CTV has ordered the original digital-only series "Backpackers" from Toronto's Smokebomb Entertainment, Shaftesbury's digital media division, the companies…