Beating larger rival Televisa in the race to go online, TV Azteca will buy a 50% stake in one of Mexico's leading Internet portals, Todito.com.
FROM WESTERN CABLEA&E Television Networks has created a new division, AETN Interactive, and has named Thomas Heymann as its senior VP/general manager.
Netizens hoping to tap into this spring's American Film Market are in luck -- Filmbazaar.com is launching a Web site so AFM buyers and sellers can make their transactions online.
Film-camera maker Panavision Intl. has teamed with Viewpoint Digital, a 3-D computer graphics model builder, to create a film-set scanning and location-modeling solution for the f/x market.
Famed Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki is back at work on a new feature film, ending a 2-1/2-year filmmaking hiatus after his last movie, "Princess Mononoke," broke the local box office record for a…
In an effort to protect its lucrative "The Muppet Show" and "Sesame Street" brands online, the Jim Henson Co. has made Warner Bros. Online's AcmeCity its official Internet fansite community, a deal…
Film fans in France last week were able to attend a premiere without leaving home, when "Le Fils du Francais" (The Frenchman's Son) became the first French movie to premiere on the Internet, in…
The Bertelsmann cable technology subsidiary Bertelsmann Broadband Group has announced a joint venture with the U.K.'s Video Networks to develop TV access over telephone lines. Pilot projects around…
Chuck Davis has ankled his post as prexy of e-commerce for Disney's Internet arm Go.com to become prexy and CEO of e-tailing rating site BizRate.com.
Already sparring over looming digital TV laws, millennium and Olympic fever has put Australia's mercurial media moguls in a litigious mood.
Netcaster AtomFilms is expected to announce today that it has secured $20 million in a second round of financing, with the largest stake coming from Chase Capital Entertainment Partners LLC and Chase…