MSNBC host Lawrence O'Donnell took sister network NBC to task for pumping Donald Trump's prospective presidential candidacy, pointing to the ratings for "Celebrity Apprentice." "As he gets crazier…
The industry's D.C. battles used to be over who controls the airwaves. Now they're over who's hoarding them.
The controversy over the Time Warner Cable iPad app is headed for the courts.
The Toronto Film Festival and the International Indian Film Academy will host a tribute to legendary Bollywood multi-hyphenate Raj Kapoor (1924-1988) on June 26.
Frankfurt-based financial services outfit ABL Group has launched a new film production shingle aimed at the development, financing, production and distribution of German- and English-language pics.
Madrid-based sales consortium Latido Films has acquired international rights outside Mexico to "The Fifth Commandment," directed by Mexican Rafael Lara ("La Milagrosa").
Miami-based Latino sales company Ondamax Films has sold a 10-film package to U.S. and Latin American Spanish-language premium paybox Cine Latino.
Leading Swiss distrib Ascot Elite has picked up a slew of high-profile films for Switzerland, among them Tomas Alfredson's "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" and George Clooney's political drama "The Ides…
The Cannes Film Festival has tapped Korean helmer-scribe Bong Joon-Ho as jury president of the Camera d'Or.
Studio Hamburg closed a slew of sales at this week's Mip TV confab in Cannes, including deals for nature programming, series and TV movies.
Three years after his "Gomorrah" made a splash, Italo helmer Matteo Garrone will return behind camera in May to shoot a drama working-titled "Big House," about an Italian obsession with appearing on…