Film projects by China’s Liu Jian, South Korea’s E J-yong, and Indonesia’s Edwin are among the works selected for the upcoming edition of the Hong Kong Asia Film Financing Forum (HAF). Other works are proposed by India’s Pushpendra Singh, Taiwan’s Arvin Chen and Hong Kong’s Kiwi Chow. The project market, the 16th edition, will take […]
It came down to who’d actually want to watch an NFL prime-time game on New Year’s Eve anyway. As a result, the league didn’t even need the prescribed six days before deciding that on Dec. 31, the final Sunday of the 2017 regular season, it wasn’t worth the trouble to move any game to NBC […]
Brandi Milloy, Cost Plus World Market Paid Spokesperson, shows us all the festive gifts World Market has to offer at every price point this holiday season!
Jeronimo Rocha, an emerging talent from Portugal, is all set to make his feature debut with sci-fi horror “Daedalus,” one of the six genre projects at the IFFAM project market. The film will follow a blue-collar girl hired to bring back to Earth a decrepit spacecraft which uncovers the secret of humankind’s deadly first contact […]
This week, organized by the Imcine Mexican Film-TV Institute, Mexico City’s Mercado Industria Cine y Audiovisual in Mexico City is set to showcase a number of standout film and TV projects from Mexico and beyond. The festivities kicked off on Wednesday with the 4th Fénix Ibero-American Film and TV awards. The MICA market will be […]
By Ana B. Ibarra and Carmen Heredia Rodriguez, California Healthline The marketing blitz is on. Californians are getting barraged with online pop-up ads, radio spots and television commercials, all aimed at persuading them to sign up for Affordable Care Act health plans during this year’s open-enrollment season. Covered California, the state’s Obamacare exchange, is wielding a monster marketing […]
Shante Johnson, 35, of Hawthorne faces charges in connection with a Nov. 9, 2017 U-Haul chase that ended in LA’s downtown Produce Market. (Helicopter photo courtesy of KTLA5) LOS ANGELES — A 35-year-old Hawthorne woman accused of leading police on a wild pursuit in a stolen U-Haul truck and slamming the vehicle into a patrol […]
U.S.-based sales agent Paul Hudson is handling world sales on CGI feature “Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero,” inspired by the true story of an WWI American soldier’s bonding with a stray dog that became a war hero. Budgeted at $25 million, animated by Technicolor’s Mikros Animation in Montreal and the official movie of the 2018 […]
JOHANNESBURG — When AT&T’s stock tumbled this month, driven by a decline in the pay-TV subscriber base it acquired with its 2015 purchase of DirecTV, it looked like another stark sign of how cord-cutters are upending an industry that’s lost 3 million subscribers in the past year, according to estimates by market analysts at SNL […]
Maybe you recall last week how Washington Huskies head coach Chris Petersen threw some shade on the abundance of light-night games his team has had to play — including two 7:45 p.m. kickoffs on ESPN on consecutive Saturdays. Maybe you missed Kirk Herbstreit on last week’s “College GameDay” trying to shed some light in an […]
The Southampton Fire Department said that 10 trucks and 55 firefighters were dispatched to the scene.
Wanda Film Holdings delivered some good news to the embattled Dalian Wanda group. The cinema business enjoyed profits in the six months to June that grew by 10% to $132 million (RMB887 million), up from $120 million (RMB805 million) in the same period last year. The company said that the Chinese theatrical market had expanded… […]
HAUGESUND, Norway — A record number of 440 Nordic and international film professionals have registered for the 23rd New Nordic Films market at the Norwegian International Film Festival in Haugesund, now the largest Nordic film market. It opens on Tuesday Aug. 22 at Haugesund’s Edda Theatre with the announcement of the nominations for the Nordic Council… […]
Norwegian director Joachim Trier’s “Thelma” and Finnish director Dome Karukoski’s “Tom of Finland” will bookend the 45th Norwegian International Film Festival, which runs Aug. 20-25, which has a string emphasis on the Nordic countries of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. “Norwegian and Nordic films is a strong part of the festival’s identity,” explained assistant… […]
Stacie Krajchir-Tom stops by to show us how to host an affordable, vintage-inspired 4th of July party. Set the tone with DIY invitations that make a statement, create a self-serve bar, mix and match lanterns, and stir your Star Spangled Spritz in style. Shop now at WorldMarket.com
Filmmakers, in Europe and Hollywood, fear legislation set to pass this year could destroy the foundations of independent film financing. read more
Charlie Sheen is off the market. The actor, 51, proudly introduced his new leading lady, as seen in video obtained by the Daily Mail.
ROME – Sky Italia is expanding its production of original dramas for the international market with “The Miracle,” a TV series centered on a statue of the Virgin Mary that weeps tears of blood. The series is written by bestselling Italian novelist Niccolò Ammaniti, who will also serve as showrunner. Like other Sky Italia originals… […]
Adriana Lima and Julian Edelman were first linked in July.