Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama and Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao are mulling the launch of a joint Japan-China toon festival as well as a joint pic and TV drama week.
Norwegian helmer Unni Straume will helm "Faith" from a script by Poland's Krzysztof Piesiewicz.
Viacom's bilingual, bi-cultural music channel MTV Tr3s will kick off its sked July 12, expanding its programming to encompass older Latino English-Spanish speakers in the U.S. and not just its core…
A same-sex wedding, officiated by Liza Minnelli, kicks off "Sex and the City 2," but it is only a coincidence that the sequel's opening at the multiplex comes just weeks before closing arguments…
Bob Kerrey is still undecided on whether he'll take the MPAA post, and Peter Bart weighs in with an important question: Is it much of a job? He writes, "Sure, the pay is good — about $1.2 million a…
Tax incentives for film production should be introduced in Poland, the national filmmakers association says.
Germany's victory at the Eurovision Song Contest has cemented an unprecedented bond between pubcaster giant ARD and its commercial rival ProSieben that will continue through next year.
Gallic arthouse shingle Les Films du Losange has made a raft of sales across Europe on Romain Goupil's dramedy "Hands Up."
The sales arms of Sweden and Denmark's pubcasters, SvT Sales and DR International Sales, have joined forces to launch the first Scandinavian Screenings.
U.K.'s Optimum Releasing has acquired Korean helmer Kim Jee-woon's upcoming thriller "I Saw the Devil."
Oscar-winning doc "The Cove," which depicts the annual dolphin slaughter in Taiji, Japan, is now set for a June 26 Japanese bow on 27 screens -- but the road to release has been rocky and the…