Money-losing Gallic pubcaster France Televisions will shed up to 900 employees, some 10% of staffers, between now and 2012 as part of a plan to return it to profitability.
Spanish-language media titan Televisa has inked a pact with no. 3 social networking site Hi5 to distribute videos from its vast library of long- and short-format offerings.
Revenue from international sales and production of TV shows in overseas markets by U.K. shingles reached an all-time high of £391 million ($643 million) last year.
Korean sales agency Finecut has closed further deals on its Cannes slate.
The Locarno Film Festival will fete Gallic producer Martine Marignac with its Raimondo Rezzonico nod, given annually to a producer who epitomizes the indie ethos.
Horror maestro Takashi Shimizu, helmer of "The Grudge" series, including the two U.S. remakes, has starting shooting his first feature pic in three years, "The Shock Labyrinth," distrib Asmik Ace…
On NBC's "Inside the Obama White House," President Obama is asked by Brian Williams about what he thinks of Fred Armisen's impression of him on "Saturday Night Live." The answer: Not great, but…
Industryites kick-started a campaign to reopen the Toronto Film Studios on Monday.