Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi may be looking to replace Haim Saban as owner of ProSiebenSat 1, Germany's biggest commercial broadcasting group.
Christian Bohmer has ankled as finance chief at IM Internationalmedia, the German parent of Intermedia, after only seven months, effective immediately.
Following its 50% takeover of insolvent distrib Intertainment earlier this year, German producer-distrib Kinowelt has increased its voting rights in the company from 11% to 30%.
Teutonic TV star Thomas Gottschalk is set to give Herbert Kloiber's weblet Tele 5 a helping hand.
Christian Boehmer has ankled his post as finance chief at IM Internationalmedia, the German parent of Intermedia, after only seven months. Boehmer's exit is effective immediately.
Philip Groening's "Into Great Silence," which explores the lives of monks in a Carthusian monastery in the French Alps, has been named best documentary feature by the European Film Academy.
PRODUCTION INCENTIVES: German Federal Filmboard (FFA): The country’s biggest film subsidy org grants financing in the form of conditionally repayable, interest-fee loans of between $320,000 and $1.27…
German commercial powerhouse ProSiebenSat 1 has inked a program supply deal with Warner Bros., which could be worth $300 million to the Hollywood studio over the next three years.
Swiss distrib Ascot Elite Entertainment is launching Ascot Elite Home Entertainment, a homevideo division in Germany that will inde-pendently acquire and distribute content in all German-speaking…
More than 150 industryites will be on hand at this year's Cartoon Masters animation summit, which kicks off Thursday at the Konrad Wolf Film & Television Academy (HFF) in Babelsberg.
Following the launch of its broadband triple-play package last week, telco giant Deutsche Telekom is looking to sell films and series as part of a planned download-to-own service.