Despite a second-quarter increase in revenue, paybox Premiere suffered a net loss of E138.8 million ($178.1 million) due to the high costs of World Cup soccer rights as well as a one-time charge…
While "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" continues to dominate the German box office, Pedro Almodovar's "Volver" is proving a serious contender on the arthouse circuit.
NBC Universal's free-to-air German web Das Vierte has inked a slew of deals with Hollywood studios and German distribs for classic series such as "The Rockford Files" and "Law & Order," as well as…
The sale of Bertelsmann's BMG Music Publishing could be wrapped up next month as the media giant continues to whittle down its list of potential buyers.
Telepool has picked up international rights to "Khadak," Peter Brosens and Jessica Woodworth's pic about a Mongolian boy who becomes a hero to his nomadic community.
Senator Entertainment has become the latest local distrib to partner with telco giant Deutsche Telekom's T-Online video-on-demand service.
Unless Munich prosecutors have a sudden change of heart, Andreas Schmid won't be attending the Venice Film Festival for the premiere of Paul Verhoeven's World War II drama "Blackbook."
RTL Television and MTV Networks have inked with European satellite operator SES Astra for digital carriage in Germany. The fast-growing digital sector is one of the most dynamic markets in German…
Germany's TV market appears to be in a slight upswing as Haim Saban's ProSiebenSat 1 posted an 8.3% boost in revenue in the first half of the year to E1.02 billion ($1.3 billion), bolstered by…
UFA Film & TV Produktion has established an interactive division to develop and produce content for new media outlets, such as digital channels, mobile, interactive and Internet protocol TV as well…
Germany's X Filme has set up a shingle to increase international production, and has boarded Celluloid Dreams' remake of Michael Haneke's "Funny Games" starring Naomi Watts.