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  1. Chinese film embraces dark side

    1:36 pm 10/2/2008

    At this year's Pusan International Film Festival, organizers appear to be seeking to celebrate a China and a Chinese film tradition of more studious deportment than last year. In that vein, Pusan 2008 will host a special session looking at the early influence of China on modern Asian cinema.Read more

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  2. Studio complex promises boost to Indonesian film

    1:34 pm 10/2/2008

    SYDNEY -- The Indonesian film sector is awaiting the development of the country's first major studio complex, Indonesia Movieland, now under construction outside the capital Jakarta. When it's completed in five years it will mark a coming of age of the Indonesian industry, producers working in Indonesia say.Read more

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  3. Infrastructure woes frustrate Indonesian film sector

    1:27 pm 10/2/2008

    By any measure the growth of indigenous production in the last three years has been exponential. But while film production is booming and moviegoers are growing in number, annual cinema admissions represent less than 5% of Indonesia's nearly 240 million people.Read more

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  4. European broadcasters already feeling sting

    12:09 pm 10/2/2008

    Regardless of whether the U.S. passes the $700 billion bailout the second time around, the impact of chronically tightening financial markets and nearly 12 months of economic jitters are already blowing cold winds over Europe's biggest broadcasters.Read more

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  5. German boxoffice sees slight uptick

    11:04 am 10/2/2008

    Germany's boxoffice was up by the slimmest of margins in the third quarter to 195 million euros ($270 million), thanks to a boost from Disney/Pixar's "WALL-E" and local drama "Der Baader Meinhof Komplex," which both opened big last weekend.Read more

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  6. CTV orders Brent Butt's 'Hiccups' pilot

    11:02 am 10/2/2008

    Canadian broadcaster CTV on Thursday ordered a new pilot from "Corner Gas" creator and star Brent Butt.Read more

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  7. French pubcaster funding doesn't sit well

    10:57 am 10/2/2008

    France's private TV networks are up in arms over the government's decision to allocate 450 million euros ($657.75 million) to France Televisions to compensate for the removal of commercials from the public TV group's networks.Read more

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  8. Paparazzo profited from Locklear arrest

    10:33 am 10/2/2008

    A photographer who called 911 to report Heather Locklear allegedly driving erratically runs a paparazzi agency and profited from images she took of the actress's subsequent arrest, the woman's attorney said Wednesday.Read more

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  9. House Peters Jr., the original Mr. Clean, dies

    10:24 am 10/2/2008

    House Peters Jr., a television actor who became the original Mr. Clean on Proctor & Gamble's commercials for household cleaners, has died. He was 92.Read more

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  10. Sandra Bernhard cut from benefit

    10:21 am 10/2/2008

    Comedian Sandra Bernhard says the decision by a women's shelter to cut her act from its annual benefit was based on a misleading account of what she said about Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin.Read more

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