In German video biz history, 1999 will go down as the breakthrough year for DVD.
The Slamdance Film Festival has launched a production wing devoted to short films, $99 Specials, in which nine Slamdance alumni will have $99 to produce five-minute films that will premiere this fall…
The Assn. of Independent Feature Film Producers has formed HollywoodPR.com, a virtual flackery that will serve independent filmmakers.
Realizing a need to improve its audio offerings online to compete with close rival RealNetworks, Microsoft will announce today that the company is releasing a beta version of Windows Media Player 7…
IFilm has acquired online television and film development resources TVtracker.com and the Development Source for an undisclosed cash and stock deal.
The recorded music business -- and the rest of Hollywood's creative community -- breathed a collective sigh of relief Friday.
Trimark Pictures-backed Netcaster CinemaNow on Wednesday tapped Brad Serling chief technology officer.
Chinese authorities scored their nation's biggest-ever haul -- 200,000 total -- of pirated DVDs and CDs during a raid in Guangzhou province. The raid took place as Congress battles over China's…
Former William Morris agent Larry M. Kramer has been appointed chief operating officer of Pseudo Programs, Inc., the Internet TV network founded by Web guru Joshua Harris.
DreamWorks Interactive, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Electronic Arts, will be unveiling at next month's E3 convention a "dark fantasy" game inspired by a story and characters created by…