TV production company Odeon Film has taken over Apollo Media, the film fund operator that financed pics including Peter Hyams' "The Sound of Thunder," Niki Caro's "Whale Rider" and Mark Rydell's…
ProSiebenSat 1's ratings battle against RTL Television is about to spread beyond Germany and into Europe as the broadcast group's new owners forge plans to merge it with Luxembourg-based SBS…
German films experienced an autumn renaissance at the home box office this year, topping the charts for nearly a dozen weeks — a feat unprecedented in the past 20 years.
The Berlin Intl. Film Festival is teaming up with Magnum Photos to celebrate the agency's 60th anniversary by showcasing films by and about the cooperative's members at the upcoming fest.
Distrib VCL Film + Medien has taken over Equity Pictures, the private investment film fund that financed the likes of Bruce Willis starrers "Hostage" and "16 Blocks" as well as Brian De Palma's…
With no major end-of-the year openers this holiday season, Europe's box office will be relying largely on strong local pics, critical favorites like "Flags of Our Fathers" and "Babel," and holdover…
Antonio Banderas' sophomore pic as a helmer, the coming-of-ager "El Camino de los ingleses" (Summer Rain), has been selected for February's Berlin Film Festival.
More than a year after jailing Andreas Schmid out of concern that he would flee the country, Munich prosecutors on Tuesday officially charged the producer and former fund manager with tax evasion and…
The Weinstein Co. has inked a distribution deal with Berlin-based producer-distrib Senator Entertainment. Agreement, announced Tuesday, includes theatrical and DVD distribution rights to Robert…
The Weinstein Co. has inked a distribution deal with Berlin-based producer-distrib Senator Entertainment.