Bahraini helmer Hussain Abbas Al Hulaibi's "Four Girls" will open the inaugural Gulf Film Festival, set to unspool in Dubai April 13-18.
Michigan is the latest state to enact legislation aimed at boosting local production, with Gov. Jennifer Granholm set to sign an economic stimulus package Monday that includes an aggressive film…
Comcast Intl. Media Group has sold more than 900 hours of TV entertainment and lifestyle programming to the Asia Pacific region over the last six months.
The Weinstein Co. is adding another string to its multi-media bow by launching an international TV distribution division.
One documentary stood out at Mipdoc 2008 by not standing out at all: "6 Billion Others."
FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME) has inked a multiyear production deal with Singapore's Media Development Authority (MDA) that commits both partners to invest in multimedia TV projects.
Prolific French candid camera producer Novavision has inked a multi-year deal with KWHY-TV, the second Los Angeles channel of NBC Universal's Spanish-language web Telemundo.
Discovery Enterprises Intl., the newly created international sales arm of Discovery Communications, has taken international distribution rights on Werner Herzog's feature docu, "Encounters at the…
Internet TV network Babelgum has announced the first project to be funded from its $15 million Digital Studio Initiative will be "Oil Sands," a feature-length environmental doc about the threatened…
Los Angeles-based Alchemy Television has teamed with Germany's Tele Munchen to handle worldwide rights outside North America on the upcoming CBS cop drama "Flashpoint."
Universal's George Clooney-Renee Zellweger period screwball comedy "Leatherheads" was sacked at the weekend box office, losing out to Sony holdover "21" and all but tying with 20th Century Fox's…