The Radio-Television News Directors Assn. presented its Paul White award for lifetime achievement Monday to CNN chief international correspondent Christiane Amanpour.
Korean helmer So Yong Kim's "In Between Days" won the international competition at the ninth Buenos Aires Festival of Independent Film for freshman and sophomore productions, which wrapped Sunday.
Overture Films has signed Lawrence Bender ("An Inconvenient Truth") to a two-year first-look deal, representing the first producing deal for the newly minted banner.
With less than 500 days to go until Beijing hosts the 2008 Summer Olympics, China is stepping up its preparation for an event viewed here as a major showcase for the country's amazing growth in…
Columbia has landed Clive Owen to topline "The International," an action-thriller about an Interpol agent who investigates corruption at powerful banking institutions. The pic will be directed by Tom…
RTL Group CEO Gerhard Zeiler kicked off the first in a series of keynote addresses at this year's Mip TV confab Monday. Zeiler delivered an optimistic speech entitled "Capturing Digital…
More broadcasters are greenlighting environmental shows for primetime. That's the picture that emerged Monday at the Mip TV panel "Can Green TV Be Primetime TV?," where a number of broadcasters and…
Independent Chinese producer Jimmy Wu is planning to unveil two productions this summer and will screen a new print of "Curiosity Kills the Cat" at Cannes.
Constantin Film has acquired all German rights to "Eye in the Sky," a Hong Kong-set crimer that preemed in Berlin and was the opening film of the Hong Kong Intl. Film Fest.
The History Channel and a Crime and Investigation channel are coming to Asia. A deal unveiled on the Croisette late Monday involves A&E Television Networks and Astro All Asia Networks, which will…
The Mouse House's international TV arm took the wraps off several program deals on the first day of Mip TV. Disney's "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" has been licensed on free TV to more than 80 territories…