Nobuya Wazaki has been promoted from president to chairman at Japanese pay-TV group WOWOW. It also hired Akira Tanaka as president.
TOKYO – Leading Japanese pay broadcaster Wowow is partnering with Sundance Productions to produce "Isabella Rossellini's Green Porno Live." The film records Rossellini's eco-themed stage show…
Series is unusual for its full on action , production and broadcast arrangements.
'It's important to convey the truth even if it's painful,' says actor.
Pay-TV group keeps up with consumer changes with management reshuffle
Music Box Films, the Chicago-based arthouse distributor, has nabbed rights to “Penance” (“Shokuzai”), Japanese genre master Kiyoshi Kurosawa's eerie psychological thriller, for the U.S., Canada, the…
TOKYO — Wowow, Japan's leading cable-and-satellite entertainment channel operator, has unveiled a new initiative to produce feature films with internationally recognized directors and new actors cast…
There are unscripted shows that are built to launch careers ("American Idol," "The Voice"), but there are many cast members on other reality series — from "Face Off" to "The Apprentice" to "Flipping…
Intel is building out a large call-center operation internally dubbed "Audience Care" for the launch of an Internet television service targeted for later this year — a first for the chip giant, which…
In Japan, there's always been a strict divide between film directors and their TV compatriots.
The key is even lower than the tide in Italian-born, Texas-adopted director Roberto Minervini's sophomore feature, a solemn small-town miniature that offers effectively woozy atmospherics, but is…