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Taiwan and France to Be Feted at Bumper Venice Gap Financing Market

Film and immersive video projects from Taiwan and France will be put in the spotlight at the Venice Gap-Financing Market, a project support event that is part of…

‘Apocalypse Now: Final Cut,’ ‘Basic Instinct’ in Lineup as Streamer Studiocanal Presents Launches on Prime Video

A wealth of film and TV titles are available at launch on streamer Studiocanal Presents, which is now available as an Amazon Prime Video channel in the U.K.…

Why Serena Williams’ big Wimbledon loss is actually a huge win

The tennis superstar has laid the groundwork for a post-sports career that could rival Michael Jordan’s.

French Public Broadcasting Staffers Go on Strike to Protest Plan to Eliminate TV License Fee

Thousands of staffers and freelancers working for France’s public broadcasting groups, spanning France Televisions, France 24, Arte and Radio France, went on strike on Tuesday in Paris to…

Awards HQ June 27: LAST DAY OF EMMY NOMINATION VOTING! Last Minute Ballot Suggestions, Podcasts, Trends and More

We’ve dive into a different category each week to examine Clayton Davis‘ Emmy predictions. But as voting ends, here’s where we left off with Clayton’s major category picks: Outstanding…

Palm Springs ShortFest Prizes Go to ‘Sierra,’ ‘The Cave,’ ‘The Sentence of Michael Thompson’

The Palm Springs International ShortFest wrapped Sunday with juried prizes going to Estonia’s “Sierra” for Best of the Fest, South Korea’s “The Cave” for best animated short and…

Mipcom Shapes Up for October With 200 Exhibitors, New Co-Production Market

International TV market Mipcom is set to return to the Croisette in October, and major exhibitors have already signed up. Organizers RX France, formerly known as Reed Midem,…

Warner Bros. Discovery Sports to Co-Produce Both Men’s and Women’s Tour de France Coverage

Warner Bros. Discovery Sports (WBDS) will co-produce coverage of both the men’s and women’s Tour de France cycling competition for the first time. The Tour de France men’s…

‘Chernobyl’ Producer Sister Options ‘The Split’ Writer Abi Morgan’s ‘This is Not a Pity Memoir’ – Global Bulletin

OPTION Transatlantic production powerhouse Sister (“Chernobyl”) has optioned the rights to adapt BAFTA and Emmy winning screenwriter and longtime collaborator Abi Morgan’s (“The Split”) “This is Not a Pity…

Ofir Raul Graizer’s ‘America’ Debuts Trailer Ahead of Karlovy Vary Premiere (EXCLUSIVE)

The trailer has debuted for “America,” a drama directed by Ofir Raul Graizer (“The Cakemaker”), which will world premiere at Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival in the Crystal…

BET Awards 2022 Winners List (Updating Live)

The BET Awards are back for their 2022 edition, with Taraji P. Henson hosting Culture’s Biggest Night for the second year in a row. The show airs live…

Marcus Mumford Declares Band Is Not Breaking Up, as He and Brandi Carlile Offer First Taste of His Solo Album Live

News of a forthcoming Marcus Mumford solo album began to leak out this past week, which countless radio stations and websites around the world immediately leaped to assume…