LONDON — Duncan Clark, president of distribution at Universal Pictures Intl., has been appointed as an industry ambassador to Inside Pictures, the film industry training and leadership skills…
PARIS — The Salma Hayek-produced animated feature “The Prophet” is set to open the Annecy International Animation Film Festival, the world’s leading toon fest. The nine-part feature, penned and…
Sohu, the Chinese portal, games and search group, reported revenues up by a quarter in the first three months of the year. Losses stabilized.
ROME — Netflix will be launching in Italy by the end of this year, though it’s not yet official. Confirmation emerged during a confab held by Italy's Business Location South Tyrol — Alto Adige BLS…
LONDON — "Downton Abbey" creator Julian Fellowes is to adapt Anthony Trollope's novel "Doctor Thorne" for the U.K.'s leading commercial network ITV. The novel is the story of Dr. Thomas Thorne, who…
LONDON — Independent movie theater owners in Germany, who are boycotting Disney-Marvel’s “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” may extend the action to target other movies distributed by Disney, including “Star…
LONDON — Supernatural horror series "Penny Dreadful" picked up three BAFTAs Sunday for its portrayal of a murky Victorian London, with wins in production design, makeup and hair design, and original…
The huge loss of life caused by the earthquake in Nepal has sparked an outpouring of sympathy from the film industry. The film community in India, which is geographically and culturally closest to…
Japanese electronics giant is poised to report its highest operating profits since 2008.
It is the first time in its 17 year history that the specialist festival has welcomed East Asia's most consistent movie star.