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  1. Russian Distributors to Form Company for Chinese Operations

    2:16 pm PDT 05/29/2015
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    Karo and Central Partnership will form a company that will distribute Chinese films in Russia and Russian films in China. READ MORE

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  2. Universal Nabs Rights to 'Spanish Affair' Sequel for Spain

    10:17 am PDT 05/29/2015
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    Distributor picks up rights to the sequel to last year's Spanish box office sensation, 'A Spanish Affair.' READ MORE

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  3. FIFA Scandal: Sepp Blatter Wins Re-election After Opponent Concedes Defeat

    10:08 am PDT 05/29/2015
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    Despite the crisis facing the world soccer association, with U.S. and Swiss authorities pursuing criminal investigations against the group, Blatter was elected to a fifth term as president. READ MORE

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  4. Nickelodeon Opening Flagship Retail Store in London

    8:31 am PDT 05/29/2015
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    The destination store featuring SpongeBob, Dora, Turtles and other merchandise is located in Leicester Square, the top foot traffic location‎ in all of Europe. READ MORE

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  5. Morocco Bans Nabil Ayouch's Cannes Title 'Much Loved'

    4:57 am PDT 05/29/2015
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    The film about prostitution in Marrakech, which screened in the Directors' Fortnight sidebar of the festival, has been barred from screening in the country. READ MORE

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  6. Electronic Arts Responds to "Misogynistic Vitriol" as FIFA Video Game Adds Women

    4:11 am PDT 05/29/2015
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    COO Peter Moore hits back at some social media comments about the news that the latest edition of the hit soccer game franchise will include women's teams for the first time. READ MORE

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  7. BBC Bullish on iPlayer Despite Recent Usage Drops

    2:42 am PDT 05/29/2015
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    The head of the VOD service in a blog post discusses seasonal peaks, competition from streaming services and the difficulty of fully measuring usage. READ MORE

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  8. BBC Defends Upcoming Reality Show Amid 'Hunger Games' Comparisons

    2:22 am PDT 05/29/2015
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    'Britain’s Hardest Grafter' will see unemployed and low-paid workers compete for a cash prize. READ MORE

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  9. U.S. Filmmakers Team Up With Manga Legend Santa Inoue on 'Tokyo Tribe' TV Show

    12:10 am PDT 05/29/2015
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    Producers are looking at international cast for the TV adaptation of the hip-hop inspired manga. READ MORE

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  10. China's Alibaba To Cooperate with Producer Enlight Media on Slate of Movies, OTT Projects

    10:48 pm PDT 05/28/2015
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    E-commerce giant Alibaba is Enlight Media's second biggest shareholder. READ MORE

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  11. 'Leviathan' Actor Wins Defamation Suit Against Russian Legislator

    10:04 pm PDT 05/28/2015
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    A court ruled that an article written by the legislator contained defamatory remarks. READ MORE

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  12. Endemol Shine Names Fennessy Brothers As Joint Heads of Australian Unit

    9:25 pm PDT 05/28/2015
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    Mark and Carl Fennessy have been appointed joint CEO's weeks after announcing their departure from Shine Australia. READ MORE

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  13. Shanghai Film Festival: Record Number of Entries Unveiled, Strong Asian Focus

    9:02 pm PDT 05/28/2015
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    Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev ('Leviathan') will head the jury for the festival's main prize, the Golden Goblet. READ MORE

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  14. 'Wild Tales' Tops Nominations for Platino Awards

    9:15 am PDT 05/28/2015
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    Antonio Banderas will be granted a Lifetime Achievement Platino at the awards gala on July 18. READ MORE

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  15. FIFA Scandal: What You Need to Know

    7:52 am PDT 05/28/2015
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    Twin raids in Switzerland Wednesday have sparked a crisis at world soccer's governing body. READ MORE

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  16. China's LeTV Plans to Raise $1.2B to Bankroll New Projects

    7:43 am PDT 05/28/2015
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    The news comes amid growing speculation about consolidation in the video-streaming market in China. READ MORE

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  17. China IPO Sends Imax Shares Towards New All-Time High

    7:38 am PDT 05/28/2015
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    The giant-screen exhibitor, led by CEO Richard Gelfond, in an SEC 8K filing said it may launch a fund to finance Chinese-language films. READ MORE

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  18. Carly Rae Jepsen, Fall Out Boy to Perform at Much Music Video Awards

    5:01 am PDT 05/28/2015
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    They'll join Mia Martina, Scott Helman and Tori Kelly on the Canadian awards-show telecast on June 21. READ MORE

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  19. Ni Hao, Netflix! How Entering China Is Harder Than Scaling the Great Wall

    5:00 am PDT 05/28/2015
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    The streamer's stock soared past $600 a share on news of talks with a mainland media group owned by Jack Ma as Reed Hastings contends with rampant local piracy and byzantine regulation. READ MORE

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  20. Cannes: 'Green Room' Finds U.K. Home With Picturehouse, Altitude

    4:57 am PDT 05/28/2015
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    Jeremy Saulnier's Patrick Stewart-starring punk-rock horror thriller had its premiere in the Directors' Fortnight sidebar. READ MORE

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