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Jornadas Marked by Argentina’s Bribery Scandal

The start of the 2018 edition of Argentina’s Jornadas (...)

Le Rendez-Vous Under the Sign of “Efficiency”

The 24th annual Le Rendez-Vous checks in to the (...)

Facebook Created A “Dark” Social Media Precedent

Il Lato Oscuro di Facebook, which can be translated (...)

We Wuz Robbed At The 2018 “Streammy” Awards

September 19th, 2018|0 Comments

"We wuz robbed" is a uniquely American expression with dubious origins and paternity, but some think it was born in the early 1930s at either a boxing match or a baseball game. Spike Lee used it as the title of (...)

‘Frenemies’ and ‘Fear’ Show ‘The Big Picture’

September 12th, 2018|0 Comments

This is a year of exposés — of Madison Ave (with Frenemies), of Hollywood (with The Big Picture), and of Washington D.C. (with Fear). Madison Avenue was exposed by Ken Auletta, a veteran of the advertising industry. Hollywood was unmasked (...)

GRB’s C. Scot Cru on MIPCOM Preparations

September 4th, 2018|0 Comments

C. Scot Cru, who was recently tapped as GRB’s president of International, announced to VideoAge during a phone conversation that the Los Angeles-based firm will be returning to its core business as a production company. "We'll continue to expand content (...)

September 2018

My good friend, the late Norman Horowitz (1932- 2015), used to call me twice a week to tell me the same thing over and over: “No one knows anything!” Perhaps, quoting American screenwriter William Goldman who wrote, “nobody known anything” in his 1983 book, “Adventures in The Screen Trade.” Horowitz called himself a negativist (although he was really more of a contrarian), but he was a humorous one. (…)





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Anthony D. Friscia: The “Ultimate” Studio Warrior

Tony Friscia is the “father” of the “ultimates,” a tool (...)

Alice Donenfeld: Film, TV Cartoon Buyers Were Her Superheroes

Marvel and DC Comics have something in common: superhero Alice (...)

Pedro Simoncini: A Broadcasting Pioneer Who Loved Distributing Educational TV Program

Pedro Simoncini has been involved with Canal 11 in Buenos (...)