Chile’s TVN Boots Its Cultural Profile with a BBC Earth TV Slot
Expanding a long-term relationship,  BBC Worldwide and Chilean pubcaster Television Nacional de Chile (TVN) have inked a pioneering deal for the Latin American free-to-air TV market to launch a progr...
Amusing 'Staten Island Summer' Proves the Best Way to Make an 'SNL' Film Is to Not Make One at All
READ MORE: 'Saturday Night Live' Turns 40: 6 Things You Can Expect From The Premiere During its 40 years on the air, American comedy institution "Saturday Night Live" has spawned 11 fe...
The Secret to Indie Film Success? Stay Ambitious
My basic advice for indie film success: stay ambitious. Sometimes you have to compromise, sure. But that shouldn't be your first thought.  Got a crazy location in your film? If you have time on y...
PODCAST: Why We're Excited to See 'The Revenant'
 This week's episode of Screen Talk is presented by Vimeo. Head here to check out movies you can rent on Vimeo selected by Indiewire's Eric Kohn. This week, the first 100 people who use...
Vote for Project of the Week: 'Jon & The Wolf,' 'Dodie & Cheryl Get Hitched,' 'My Friend Max' or ''Automata'?
The winning filmmaker will become a candidate for the July Project of the Month. That winner will be in the running for Project of the Year. The four projects up for this week's Project of the Week ar...
5 Words to Describe Ineffective Mobile Marketers
Google's Jason Spero refers to consumer actions on mobile devices as signals, rich with information that tells marketers a great deal—if they are on the lookout for them. "I have mor...
Johnny Depp Heading to Venice Film Festival for 'Black Mass' World Premiere
READ MORE: Watch: Johnny Depp Turns Cold-Blooded Mob Boss In The New Trailer For Crime Drama ‘Black Mass’ Just days after the New York Film Festival lined up the world premiere of Don Cheadle's d...
Watch: Josh Lucas Puts a Dizzying Spin on Sibling Relationships in Exclusive 'The Mend' Trailer
READ MORE: Cinelicious Pics Acquires John Magary's Debut 'The Mend' Making his feature film debut, John Magary stunned audiences at last year's SXSW festival with his acerbic and strange sibling...
Joyce Chopra Revisits First Reviews and Nude Beaches at Special 'Joyce at 34' Screening
READ MORE: Stream Joyce Chopra's Vintage Feminist Short 'Joyce at 34' (Exclusive) In 1972, filmmaker Joyce Chopra documented her final days of pregnancy and her first few months of motherhood. Ho...
24 Hours in Advertising: Friday, July 24
Converse unveils an updated Chuck Taylor, Sharknado ratings sink and AOL offers an option to skip video ads. New on Adweek: Converse unveils the Chuck Taylor II Here's why the sneaker company...
Why Donald Trump’s Third Party Threat Has Hollywood Conservatives on Edge
Donald Trump has been exasperating Republicans from the moment he announced his run for the White House last month, with his racially charged remarks about Mexican immigrants, his criticism of Arizona...
Accounts in Review: Contenders Prepare for Final Pitches in Subway's Contest
It turns out Subway has been quietly talking to agencies for a while now, and the chain already has four finalists for its creative account. Longtime incumbent MMB is defending against three other ...
5 Badass Female TV Characters In STEM (And An Instance They Have MacGyvered)
Lee Zlotoff's "The Next MacGyver" Competition launched in February with the goal to create an environment for young women to thrive as hopeful engineers. Zlotoff's aim to use the MacGyver ...
Hulk Hogan Removed From WWE Website After N-Word Audio Surfaces
The hits keep coming for Hulk Hogan. The WWE, which made Terry Bollea famous, took down the majority of mentions and video of Hogan from its website and stores Thursday after it was revealed he used ...
‘Trainwreck’ Shooter Identified as John Russel Houser: He Was a ‘Drifter,’ Police Say
Lafayette police identified the shooter in the Louisiana “Trainwreck” shooting Friday as John Russell Houser. The 58-year-old man opened fire during a screening of the Amy Schumer comedy i...
Ad of the Day: Cable Companies Are Playground Bullies in Hilarious Ads for Sling TV
Everyone knows cable companies can be total bullies, but pointing it out can still make for some pretty funny ads. SlingTV, the small-bundle Internet TV offering from Dish, is out with its first na...
China’s Regulators Target Reality Shows in Latest TV Cleanup
China’s media regulators have openly criticized the country’s TV content and unveiled tougher rules for reality TV shows.
Caitlyn Jenner Hits All the Right Notes in the Moving 'I Am Cait'
As I Am Cait premieres Sunday night on E!, no one is feeling the pressure more than the show's star, Caitlyn Jenner. The eight-hour docuseries follows Caitlyn—formerly Bruce Jenner—a...
Venice Days Section Unveils Diverse Lineup Launching 18 World Premiers
The Venice Film Festival’s independently run Venice Days section, modeled on the Cannes Directors’ Fortnight, has unveiled its lineup of twenty-one titles in the official selection, comprising the...
Johnny Depp-Starrer ‘Black Mass’ To World Premiere At Venice Film Festival
The 72nd Venice Film Festival has confirmed that U.S. director Scott Cooper’s “Black Mass,” toplining Johnny Depp, will world premiere out-of-competition, as predicted by Variety. ...

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