Wasserman Media Group has acquired 411 Prods., which produces skateboarding, snowboarding, surfing and BMX videos. Founded in 1993, 411 is the leading vid producer in what is known as the action…
KABC engineers were investigating Monday why several HDTV users were unable to pick up the station's signal during the Academy Awards telecast.
The top-selling homevideo title of the year so far is one that didn't even play in movie theaters -- Disney's "The Lion King 1½."
Niche digital cable net Trio is looking to make a big splash online, expanding its brand with a broadband initiative dubbed TrioPlus that offers dozens of edgy original animated shorts culled in part…
One of the more prominent trends at this year's European Film Market in Berlin was the growing importance of the back catalog.
Brian Lowry: Tuning In
Sven Ebeling and Hagen Behring, co-CEOs of Media Cooperation One (MCOne), took over the majority share in the Teutonic home entertainment distributor in a management buyout from former owner DBI, the…
MGM Home Entertainment has acquired North American homevideo and television rights of Starway Intl.'s "Bubba Ho-Tep."
UKFS, the international funding and production group, launched a multimedia Web site in an attempt to give the independent film industry a platform that reaches the global movie industry as well as…
In a deal that reflects the growing U.S. DVD-homevideo demand for Spanish-lingo titles, speciality distrib TLA releasing has closed North American home entertainment rights on the Sogepaq-sold…