Despite the weak economy, Swiss-German distributor and license trader Highlight Communications on Tuesday posted a 15% increase in net profits to 9 million Swiss francs ($6.3 million) and a revenue…
Calls for a common European film policy were high on the agenda at the three-day Babelsberg Intl. Conference on Film and Television Production, which kicked off Monday at Studio Babelsberg outside of…
A chill is setting on Germany's once-sizzling private film fund biz that has financed Hollywood mega pics like the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy and "Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines."
Writeoffs related to the troubled development of Intermedia's "Me Again" -- namely, a payout to Bruce Willis after his exit from the project in April -- have left a dent in parent company…
German broadcast group ProSiebenSat 1 is getting a new supervisory board with Haim Saban's takeover.
Germany's record-breaking heatwave has helped to create a profit drought at Constantin Film, Germany's biggest indie producer-distrib.
Bernd Eichinger's epic about the last days of Adolf Hitler, "Der untergang" (The Downfall), began shooting Tuesday in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Haim Saban's Los Angeles-based Saban Capital Group said Monday it would make a cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of ProSiebenSat.1, Germany's biggest network, in accordance with German…
Haim Saban didn't waste any time signaling changes to Teutonic TV a day after wrapping up the purchase of ProSiebenSat 1, Germany's biggest broadcasting group.
It's official. With the acquisition of ProSiebenSat 1, Germany's biggest commercial broadcasting group, Haim Saban has become the first Hollywood player to break into the Teutonic TV market.
There was good news and bad news from Haim Saban's new Teutonic broadcaster ProSiebenSat 1 on Thursday.