A decade after its launch, the Dubai Intl. Film Festival has firmly earned its leadership role among Middle East film events thanks to its unwavering drive to be international, but with an Arab core.
Seven years after its launch, the Dubai Film Market is steadily reinforcing its role as the Arab world's prime film business hub.
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Just like the cities of Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Doha, which have sprouted from the desert in a flurry of glass and steel, the film industry in the Persian Gulf has been built from scratch.
Viacom became the latest big media conglomerate to restructure its ad sales in an effort to facilitate the purchase of advertising inventory across various types of media – video, mobile and digital…
DirecTV announced that it has made strategic investments in two digital entertainment startups — video-aggregation provider LiveClips and second-screen app developer i.TV — and the satcaster is…
Singaporean and Malaysian animation firms unveil cartoon licensing deals on first full day of Asian Television Forum.
Infinite Studios, one of the leading production and facilities groups in Singapore, has partnered with Indonesian TV producer Screenplay Productions to hatch a slate of Indonesian feature films.
Here’s a surprising headline: Newsweek is scheduled to revive its U.S. print edition as a subscription-dependent news weekly. The New York Times reported late Tuesday that the magazine’s new owners…
DC Entertainment is feverishly looking to exploit how its iconic comic book characters save the day across a wide variety of platforms from films to smartphones. The hard part is making sure fans can…
ITV Studios Global Entertainment, the sales and distribution arm of UK commercial broadcaster ITV, has unveiled a number of digital distribution and format deals in Asia.
Prospect Park chief Jeff Kwatinetz is suing the production company he co-founded as well as investor ABRY Partners, seeking to have a non-compete clause in his contract ruled invalid. Kwatiznetz…