Organizers of the German Screenings are reporting a 30% boost in attendance midway through this year's event, held for the first time in Austria.
Paybox Premiere is pulling the plug on its much ballyhooed gambling channel Premiere Win due to the legal uncertainty of gambling offerings in Germany.
Robert Stadlober, who starred in Marco Kreuzpaintner's hit film "Summer Storm," will portray late 1980s pop star Falco in an upcoming Austrian-German co-production from Vienna-based MR Film and…
Turner Classic Movies and Cartoon Network have become the latest new digital channels to go on air on German cable.
A dispute between German pubcasters and the European Commission over the use of TV license fees has heated up after European watchdogs rejected further negotiations with German broadcasting…
Axel Springer said Monday it would acquire a 25.1% stake in leading Polish commercial broadcaster Telewizja Polsat for Euros 250 million ($333 million).
German director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck's "The Lives of Others" was named best pic at the 19th European Film Awards in Warsaw on Saturday, but it was Pedro Almodovar's "Volver" that took…
NBC Universal will pocket close to $60 million on the sale of a batch of theatricals to cable, led by USA's pickup of "The Break-Up," "Inside Man" and "Miami Vice" and TNT/TBS' purchase of "You, Me…
A new company with the ambitious moniker of Stargate has entered Germany's growing digital pay TV business and could create further competition for the country's main player Premiere.
Teutonic TV personality Guenther Jauch, host of terrestrial web RTL's hit "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?," will join pubcaster ARD next year to fill a high-profile seat left empty by political…