Robert Mitchell has been promoted to senior VP-managing director, Buena Vista Intl. (U.K.). He reports to BVI prexy Mark Zoradi and to Stuart Salter, exec VP-general manager of BVI Europe.
John Malone's Encore Western channel has loaded the weekend of Aug. 26 with a 50-hour marathon of its staple "Gunsmoke," which will celebrate its 50th anniversary.
Documentarian David Bradbury was presented Monday with the annual Chauvel Award at the Brisbane Film Festival, which runs through Aug. 8. Named for pioneering filmmakers Charles and Elsa Chauvel, the…
Waldemar Bastos, the masterful Angolan-born singer-guitarist, had been absent from the recording scene since the 1998 release of his U.S. breakthrough album "Pretaluz" on David Byrne's Luaka…
After a protracted process, BBC Worldwide has announced that its new director of global TV channels is Darren Childs, whom it has poached from Sony.
A high-minded discourse on love, hate, betrayal and bigamy, Arthur Miller's "The Ride Down Mt. Morgan" contains enough provocative and penetrating insights to justify award recognition, but it works…