RTL Group has named Elmar Heggen chief financial officer following the resignation of Ignace Van Meenen.
Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck's hard-hitting feature debut "The Lives of Others," about East Germany's dreaded Stasi and its terrifying system of domestic spying, has been selected as Germany's…
Investment group Orion Cable has acquired German cable company Tele Columbus from regional cable operator Unity Media. Deal follows Orion's 27% acquisition of cable operator Primacom from Liberty…
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Chris Kraus' "Four Minutes" (Vier Minuten), about an elderly piano teacher who trains a talented young convict at a women's penitentiary, has seen brisk business following its screening at the…
Seeking to cut its debt following a buyback of company shares, Bertelsmann has issued two Eurobonds with a combined volume of Euros 1.5 billion ($1.9 billion).
"Perfume: The Story of a Murderer" looks set to become this year's most successful German film after attracting 1.04 million moviegoers in its first four days of release, according to initial exhib…
American series continue to proliferate on German primetime skeds, but locally produced skeins have yet to be pushed aside entirley. Here's a look at the Teutonic webs' programming slates heading…
The proliferating digital possibilities on Germany's advanced cable, satellite and high-speed Internet services are providing a fertile testing ground for Hollywood majors.
After years of slow development, failed acquisitions and botched mergers, digital TV has suddenly become Germany's most dynamic media sector, thanks to greater competition, an influx of international…
While U.S. media execs are still scrounging for a tech acquisition to rival Rupert Murdoch's purchase of MySpace, Haim Saban's ProSiebenSat 1 has put its money on MyVideo, an online video community…
"Perfume: The Story of a Murderer" is savoring the sweet smell of success after more than 250,000 moviegoers turned out to see the film on its opening day Thursday.