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L.A. Screenings Review: Same Drill With New Twists. The Enthusiasm is Unchanged

The L.A. Screenings 2018 in facts and figures: This (...)

Rocco Siffredi: The Good ‘Ol Days of Porn’s Golden Era

Before porn became boring, there were adult film directors (...)

Finding Waldo In Central and Eastern Europe Is A Puzzle

The goal is to find out how many TV (...)

To Reach the New U.S. TV Season, Surf Through Reboots, Remakes, Revivals, Spin-offs, Formats

June 12th, 2018|0 Comments

In the U.S., a "reboot" is a television show in which only the idea is taken from an old series (example: Magnum P.I.). A "remake" is a modern version of an old series or film with all new faces (example: (...)

Is Devaluation Good For Turkish TV Exporters?

June 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Traditionally, Turkish TV exporters get paid in dollars, yet they now pay producers with devalued lira. Some analysts believe that this could represent a windfall for Turkish TV export companies. Not so, say Turkish TV content exporters, or at least (...)

Parties at L.A. Screenings 2018

May 29th, 2018|0 Comments

At least 10 major parties were held during the 12-day L.A. Screenings event, taking place at studio lots, in hotels, and at convention halls. These were in addition to various small dinners held at restaurants and at executives’ homes (e.g., (...)

June/July 2018

A dozen new gender categories will wreak havoc on audience research firms since they soon won’t be permitted to use the “binary” categories: male or female. (…)





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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 (...)