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Karlovy Vary Film Festival to Launch KVIFF Talents

The 56th Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival will host the launch of KVIFF Talents, its new year-round program, whose goal is to identify talented filmmakers, and support the…

‘A Real Appetite for Factual’: In-Person Sunny Side of the Doc Market Heralds Robust Return to Business of Documentaries

International collaborations, new voices and renewal were the overarching themes of the 33rd edition of documentary market Sunny Side of the Doc, which concluded on Thursday. Industry professionals…

Spain Film Commission Helps Drive Country’s Ambitious AVS Hub Plan, Grows As a Nationwide Network

As Spain moves ever more onto the big-shoot locations industry radar, the Spain Film Commission is experiencing rapid growth of its nationwide network as well as helping to…

‘We Are Not Going To Stop’: Ukrainian Film-TV Industry Presents Ukraine Content Club at Conecta Fiction

Ukraine’s film-TV industry is putting words into action through “Ukrainian Content. Global Cooperation,” a joint initiative kick-started by key local media companies (https://www.facebook.com/ukrainiancontent.globalcooperation) as well as the Ukraine…

Up to $500,000 BTF Acceleration Fund Launched at Conecta Fiction & Entertainment

BTF Media, one of the Spanish-speaking world’s fastest-growing production houses, has unveiled a BTF Acceleration prize initiative worth up to a collective $500,000 for five projects at this…

Banijay’s Head of Scripted Lars Blomgren on Alex de la Iglesia, Co-Production, Ramping Up in Spanish-Speaking Markets

In late April, Banijay Iberia moved waves by taking an equity stake in Alex de la Iglesia and Carolina Bang’s Pokeespsie Films, with the aim of scaling up…

Why has Colombia’s Animation Industry Grown So Quickly?

Having already topped its pre-pandemic heights, the massive attendance at this year’s Annecy edition is indicative of the flourishing post-pandemic boom that the whole audiovisual industry is feeling.…

BTS not going on hiatus, manager says confusion due to mistranslation

Fans of the K-POP band were sent into a wild tizzy earlier this week when they heard that they were possibly going on hiatus.

Martin Luther King III to Host New Docuseries With Calabasas Films (TV News Roundup)

Martin Luther King III will host a new docuseries produced by Calabasas Film and Media, the company announced Monday. Titled “Protect/Serve,” the series sees King, the oldest child…

More ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’: Sony to Release Extended Cut In Theaters

Are your spidey senses tingling? Sony Pictures announced that “Spider-Man: No Way Home — The More Fun Stuff Version,” a cut of the December 2021 Marvel film with…

‘Mystery Duets’ Celebrity Singing Format Licensed to Korea

South Korean TV network MBN is to give a weekly primetime slot this summer to a localized version of studio-based reality show “Mystery Duets.” The concept sees the…

‘Only Fools and Horses’ Heirs Win Copyright Battle Against Knock-Off Dining Show

The owners of iconic British comedy show “Only Fools and Horses” have won a copyright battle against an “Only Fools”-themed dining show. “Only Fools The (cushty) Dining Experience”…