Even PBS seems a little sheepish on the "Why another Holocaust documentary?" front, based on the discussions conducted by Linda Ellerbee that bookend this six-hour project being presented on three…
Barry Avrich's "The Last Mogul" is a refreshingly honest film about the life and times of Hollywood uber-power player Lew Wasserman. Pic draws a full and balanced measure of the man, from his…
Indian and Pakistani thesps and artists will come together for a Feb. 6 concert to raise funds for thousands of Indians affected by last month's tsunami.
The Toronto Film Festival is dropping its Planet Africa program. Films from Africa and the African diaspora will be rolled in with other programs, fest co-director Noah Cowan said Tuesday.
Blighty's digital terrestrial TV service Freeview set new growth records during the runup to Christmas as it passed the 5 million household mark, according to BBC estimates.
Imax has inked with Kuwait National Cinema Co., the Arab state's largest commercial exhibitor, for the country's first two Imax theater systems. The deal involves lower-cost Imax MPX systems…
Bill Condon's "Kinsey" will close the Berlin Film Festival on Feb. 20 and has been confirmed for competition, with local speculation pushing Will Smith starrer "Hitch" as a possible surprise addition…
Italy's Mediaset has shed a 1.9 % stake in Spanish web Telecinco which it will continue to control with a 50.1% share, the Silvio Berlusconi-controlled broadcasting company announced on Tuesday.
As part of its ongoing push to join the front rank of film schools, Loyola Marymount U.'s School of Film & Television has added "Hotel Rwanda" producer A. Kitman Ho to its Monday-night screenings.
Trish Vasquez and Deborah Tellis have joined Intermedia and Summit Film Distribution's international marketing and distribution divisions, respectively.