Ketchup Entertainment has acquired U.S. rights to soccer documentary “Next Goal Wins,” the directorial debut of Mike Brett and Steve Jamison, and plans a spring theatrical release. K5 Intl. is…
Brazil is synonymous with soccer, the beautiful game. The country is the only five-time world champion and by far the most successful country in the history of the FIFA World Cup, the next of which…
The film-promotion program Cinema do Brasil has opened the first phase of its Distributors World Cup, a competition that rewards distribution companies that bring Brazilian films to exhibitors around…
Riding on the global success of "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" and the Midnight Madness Audience Award at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival for "Seven Psychopaths," Graham Broadbent and Peter Czernin…
NBC Sports and Olympics vet David Neal is moving to Fox Sports to ramp up its World Cup coverage.
Execs of Univision reported on Thursday that the Spanish-language media giant scored big with its second quarter earnings from its coverage of the World Cup.
When Spanish captain Iker Casillas hoisted the World Cup into the air, you'd expect execs at Spain's Telecinco to be equally tearful with joy.
The World Cup has just ended, but Japan is already gearing up to bid for the 2022 competition -- and one of its sales points is the promise of live holographic broadcasts of World Cup matches, using…
Slowly but surely, soccer is becoming a bigger business for U.S. TV outlets.
The FIFA World Cup soccer tournament is set to attract stratospheric ratings across Europe.
Stats from FIFA.com, the website of the international soccer org that runs the tournament, confirm that digital viewing is building fast on computers and mobile devices, including smartphones.