Local pics dominated the box office in Italy and France last weekend as auds turned to holiday comedies and a French animated fantasy.
The Berlin Film Festival's Forum sidebar will showcase nine pics by the late Japanese filmmaker Kihachi Okamoto. A pioneer of new Japanese cinema, Okamoto, who died last year, won acclaim for his…
Following its takeover of insolvent distrib Intertainment earlier this year, Kinowelt is bolstering the ailing company by bringing in licensing subsidiary Epsilon into the Intertainment fold.
The Berlin Film Festival is honoring Arthur Penn in its annual homage and will present the American helmer with a lifetime achievement award at the upcoming event.
Equity firms Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Permira said Friday they will submit a voluntary public takeover offer to minority shareholders of ProSiebenSat 1, after winning a e3 billion ($4 billion) bid…
The Berlin Film Festival's children and youth section, renamed Generations, has announced its first films for next year's event.
Haim Saban is selling Germany's biggest broadcaster, ProSiebenSat 1, to Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Permira for e3 billion ($4 billion).
Wolfram Winter, managing director of NBC Universal Global Networks Germany, is ankling his post at year's end and is expected to take the reins at upstart pay TV satellite platform Stargate.
This year's Talent Campus event at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival will kick off Feb. 10 with the Berlin Today Award, presented to the winner of the international short film competition.
Looking to bounce back after losing out top league national soccer to upstart pay TV rival Arena, Premiere is boasting a blockbuster lineup for 2007 that includes the pay TV premiere of "Casino…