Gearing up to celebrate its 25th anniversary, the Miami International Film Fest has beefed up its programming team with the appointment of two veteran film programmers, Eleonora Granata and Kreingsak…
Mexican media conglom Televisa, the biggest producer of Spanish-language content, is celebrating its 50th anniversary of producing telenovelas -- with a telenovela about telenovelas.
For the political prisoners jailed on the infamous Robben Island off the coast of apartheid South Africa during the 1960s and 70s, playing soccer -- often on the sly using rolled-up rags for balls…
The powerful duopoly held by RCN and Caracol TV in Colombia will be shattered on February 2009 when a third terrestrial channel is slated to launch.
South Korean megadrama "The Four Guardian Gods of the King" featuring Korean Wave star Bae Yong-joon had an auspicious opening last week with a 20%+ household rating.
Underscoring the increased overseas ambitions of Brazil's film industry, top Brazilian producer Conspiracao Filmes will establish an international division in Germany.
German pubcasters ARD and ZDF have won a landmark ruling that could be worth millions of euros after the country's highest court struck down an attempt by state governments to cut mandatory monthly…
A flashback to one of Australia's racist blind spots ducks and weaves before landing a killer punch in "September."
Taiwan's Bureau of Investigation, Ministry of Justice (MJIB) Thursday day raided the Taipei-based peer-to-peer website Hip2p.com, believed to be operating as a pirate distributor of movies online.
Senator Film has picked up the distribution rights to Stephen Daldry's "The Reader," and expects to open the pic in German and Austrian theaters late next year.