Almaty Film Festival to Build Bridges Between Kazakhstan, Global Movie Biz — Variety

The literal translation of Kazakhstan is “Land of the Wanderers” – reflecting the nomadic origins of the Kazakh people – and if the folks behind the soon-to-be-launched Almaty Film Festival have their way it’ll become the destination of choice in Central Asia for itinerant international producers seeking a partner in the region for their projects,… aContinue reading “Almaty Film Festival to Build Bridges Between Kazakhstan, Global Movie Biz — Variety”

California Tax Credits to Benefit Scoring, Recording Musicians — Variety

Los Angeles musicians are hoping that new California Film Commission regulations will keep more film- and TV-scoring jobs local, after years of productions heading to London or Eastern Europe as more financially attractive recording alternatives. 23 palabras más a través de California Tax Credits to Benefit Scoring, Recording Musicians — Variety

Netflix Orders Mexican Drama ‘Monarca,’ Salma Hayek’s Ventanarosa to Produce — Variety

Netflix has ordered a drama set in the world of Mexican billionaires titled “Monarca.” The series, which was originally in development at ABC back in 2015, is described as a high stakes, multi-generational family saga about a tequila-born Mexican business empire, and the battle that ensues when a member of the family decides to fight… aContinue reading “Netflix Orders Mexican Drama ‘Monarca,’ Salma Hayek’s Ventanarosa to Produce — Variety”

Netflix Is No. 1 Choice for TV Viewing, Beating Broadcast, Cable and YouTube (Study) — Variety

Netflix has established a substantial foothold in the American living room — especially among millennials. The subscription-video service is now the most popular platform for watching entertainment on TV, ahead of traditional cable and broadcast television networks as well as YouTube and Hulu, according to a recent survey of U.S. consumers by Wall Street firm… aContinue reading “Netflix Is No. 1 Choice for TV Viewing, Beating Broadcast, Cable and YouTube (Study) — Variety”

The New York Times: Izquierda gana la presidencia de México en un deslizamiento de tierra con el mandato de reformar la nación — Opinión y Democracia

En medio de una ola de ira populista alimentada por la corrupción y la violencia rampante, el izquierdista Andrés Manuel López Obrador fue elegido presidente de México el domingo, en una victoria arrolladora que puso patas arriba al establishment político del país y le dio un amplio mandato para remodelar el país. La victoria de […]Continue reading “The New York Times: Izquierda gana la presidencia de México en un deslizamiento de tierra con el mandato de reformar la nación — Opinión y Democracia”