Teutonic telco giant Deutsche Telekom suffered a major blow Monday as the European Commission urged it to open its $4.2 billion high-speed broadband network to rivals in order to increase competition…
Three months after its takeover by Michael and Rainer Koelmel's Kinowelt, German distrib Intertainment has struck a $3 million settlement deal with Elie Samaha and production shingle Sidonian…
Revenue at Constantin Film increased 25% in the first half of the year to e124 million ($159 million), with net profit up slightly to $2.4 million thanks to expanded TV production.
Just when you thought Germany was burying its sordid past and finally learning to like itself, Nobel laureate Gunter Grass, the country's most famous living author, has confessed that he served in…
Sales company Match Factory has picked up rights to Russian helmer Ivan Vyrypaev's debut feature and Venice Film Festival competition screener "Euphoria."
ZDF Enterprises has acquired distribution rights to the NBC News archive for German-language territories.
Haim Saban and his investment partners are reportedly again in negotiations to sell Teutonic commercial broadcast group ProSiebenSat 1 and aim to conclude the E2.7 billion ($3.4 billion) deal by…
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.