Keen to capitalize on the new technologies that are reshaping the film industry, the Tribeca Film Center said Friday it has made minority investments in two new-media firms.
Online content distribution site Sightsound.com has inked a deal with Comedy Central to offer all of the back episodes of "South Park" as well as the recently canceled "Dr. Katz: Professional…
German video king turned licensing company VCL Film + Medien has acquired Scandi film outfit Scanbox Media for 22 million kroners ($2.7 million), paid mostly in shares.
Netcaster TheRomp.com is taking its content offline, inking a development deal with Mandalay Sports Entertainment to produce reality-based gameshows "The Hunt" and "Peephole" for television. Jason…
Shockwave.com will bow the first of its celeb-created Web series Tuesday with the launch of Tim Burton's "Stainboy."
Artists Management Group Animation has inked a corporate consulting deal to represent Unbound Studios, a developer of Flash animated and Shockwave games, for clients including Nickelodeon, Paramount…
GetMusic.com, the digital music site backed by Universal Music Group and BMG Entertainment, pacted with Mondo Media to co-produce a new Webimation titled "Absolute Zero."
Universal Interactive Studios and vidgame developer Konami Corp. inked a deal to produce games based on the 1950 horror film "The Thing" and on the upcoming "Jurassic Park III."
Michael Ovitz has joined the board of Loudcloud, the Web site builder and maintainer formed by Netscape founder Marc Andreessen.
Philadelphia ad agency Gyro, which in 10 years has grown steadily into a small-scale new-media, merchandising and retail empire, has just signed with UTA and is negotiating a first-look deal with…
Netcaster Neurotrash.com has inked a co-financing production pact with commercial production house Urban Myth Media for original Web content with an eye toward offline distribution.