Add Viacom's Nickelodeon to the list of cable TV networks betting that revenue from stand-alone online subscription services can help offset declines in advertising.
Media companies are back to spending at the Sundance Film Festival, eager to acquire content that plays well in theaters and especially on digital platforms.
Alex Gibney, the director of a film about the Church of Scientology, credits Time Warner's HBO for staying with the project amid repeated efforts by the church to stop it.
Independent filmmakers have a new, cheaper method of distribution.
Vimeo used the Sundance Film Festival to unveil a partnership with Indiegogo, which uses crowdfunding to help filmmakers finance their work.
Like most of the films that will debut at the Sundance Film Festival, Robert Redford's 'A Walk in the Woods' is looking for a distributor.
Netflix made its presence known early at this year's Sundance Film Festival, unveiling a documentary about the singer and activist Nina Simone that marked its first pitch-to-production movie.
The 2015 Sundance Film Festival kicked-off Thursday with a Netfilx-produced documentary about the singer and activist Nina Simone.
Festival Director John Cooper said he searches for an opening film that is "both intense, and one that leaves the audience excited and engaged."
When filmmakers and studio executives gather at the Sundance Film Festival, which begins Thursday, they're likely to be looking over their shoulder for Amazon and Netflix.