Cannes Film Festival's Cinefondation Residence has announced the six filmmakers who have been selected out of 170 applicants to participate in its 19th edition, which runs Oct. 1 to Feb. 15 in Paris.
ITV will raise £120 million ($190 million) in a bond issue to help reduce debt.
Disney Channel U.K. has commissioned local shingle the Foundation, owned by RDF, to make its latest "High School Musical" spinoff show.
China has banned foreign investment in the online games biz as part of efforts to tighten its grip on the Internet.
George Kalogridis has been tapped prexy of the Disneyland Resort.
CineAsia has tapped Sunder Kimatrai, Fox Intl. VP for Asia, as distributor of the year.
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Sharon Stone and Carice Van Houten ("Valkyrie") will star in the indie drama "Satisfaction," with production set to start in the U.K. in the first quarter.
Mikhail Kalatozovishvili, the Georgian-born filmmaker and grandson of famous Russian Soviet-era director Mikhail Kalatazov, died of a heart attack Oct. 12 in Moscow. He was 50.
Animation Asia Conference, skedded for Nov. 20 in Singapore, has announced its program including a new project showcase.
Argentinean broadcaster Telefe has commissioned a primetime run of Jerry Seinfeld's "The Marriage Ref," which will be locally produced by Endemol Argentina and Telefe.