News Corp.'s German pay TV operator Premiere is set to be rebranded Sky Deutschland, following the convention set up by the conglom for its British paybox BSkyB and Sky Italia.
The German Federal Film Board (FFA), the country's main film subsidy org, has resumed production funding after shutting down earlier this year in the wake of a legal dispute between it and cinema…
Mexico's Gussi has taken all rights to the U.S., Canada and Mexico on Chilean toon "Papelucho," a comic book adaptation.
One of the highlights of the Politics on Film festival in D.C. this weekend will be the docu version of Thomas Frank's book,"What's the Matter with Kansas?" The premise of the best-selling tome…
CBS Corp. capped several weeks of mostly dour financial results at media companies, swinging to a loss of $55.3 million last quarter from a $244 million profit the year before.
Nintendo's annual profit rose 8.5 percent, propelled by its hit Wii and DS game machines, but a forecast for lower sales shows even the resilient video game maker isn't totally immune to the global…
Fortissimo Films has boarded Hong Kong helmer Pang Ho-cheung's slasher pic "Dream Home."
"Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince" will open the 39th edition of Italy's Giffoni Film Festival for children.
ITV Global Ent. has acquired worldwide TV and homevid distribution rights to "Project Chopin," a multi-platform project timed to coincide with the 200th birthday of composer Frederic Chopin.
The Venice Film Festival will unspool a second installment of its revered vintage cinema Italiano retro titled "These Phantoms 2: Italian Cinema Rediscovered."