FremantleMedia Enterprises has tapped U.S. tyke producer Sander Schwartz to drive its new children's division.
Starz will air a trilogy of movies in December based on the "Booky" children's book series by Canadian author Bernice Thurman Hunter.
Mandeville Films has optioned the comicbook "Cla$$War" from publisher Com.x for Todd Lieberman and David Hoberman to produce.
Mexican president Felipe Calderon is apparently backing down on a proposed 46% cut to the funding of the National Film Institute (Imcine) in the 2010 budget.
Noticeable voices have been missing from the array of free speech advocates and campaign finance reformers who have weighed in to Supreme Court as it considers the case of the documentary "Hillary…
The Bangladesh Federation of Film Societies has selected Golam Rabbani Biplob's "Beyond the Circle" (Britter bairey) to rep the country in the Academy's foreign-language film race. Biplob's helming…
The world's oldest festival devoted to the art of the cinematographer, the Manaki Bros. festival in Macedonia, wrapped its 30th edition Saturday night with the Golden Camera 300 award going to…
NBC Universal is rebranding its flagship global channel brands in a multimillion-dollar investment to boost its international TV presence: The NBC U Global Networks division will become Universal…
Fininvest, the holding company that contains Italo Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset TV empire, was dealt a severe blow Oct. 3 when a Milan civil court ordered it to pay industrialist Carlo…
Rome's mayor has endorsed what is hoped to be the Eternal City's answer to EuroDisney — a E300 million ($445 million), 150-acre theme park called Rainbow MagicLand.
Reinhard Mohn, the patriarch of European media giant Bertelsmann who turned a family run printing and publishing firm into one of the world's biggest media congloms, died Oct. 3 following a long…