Filmmakers from the U.S., Lebanon and Switzerland were nominated Friday for the Berlin Today Award for young talent, which will be handed out during the Berlin Intl. Film Festival in February.
Germany's sprawling Medienforum NRW, one of Europe's top media talking shops examining trends in TV, film, print and technology, became a battlefield for hard-up commercial webs to attack Germany's…
German exhibs in rural areas and small towns are threatening to boycott new pics including "The Hulk" and "Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas" because of fears that UIP intends to raise its rentals…
Julian Jarrold's "White Teeth" took the top prize for TV fiction at this year's Cologne Conference Screenings Tuesday.
Germany's Dresdner Bank is shopping its 25% stake in Spanish broadcaster Telecinco.
Germany's Dresdner Bank has begun to shop its 25% stake in Spanish broadcaster Telecinco.
It was a clash of Teutonic media titans as the Medienforum NRW confab got into gear Monday with an entertaining debate on how to resuscitate Germany's media industry.
The 15th Medienforum NRW kicked off Sunday with rallying cries by the French ambassador to Germany and the head of Franco-German web ARTE for "Old Europe" to stick together and take pride in its…
The "Titanic" is sinking in Hamburg. With box office revenues continually submerged, Joop van den Ende's live entertainment group Stage Holding is pulling the plug on the musical in October.
In a coordinated effort between German police and Scotland Yard, authorities in Hanover broke up the biggest DVD piracy operation ever in Germany earlier this month.
The story of a combative TV talkshow host under investigation for alleged drug possession has been enough to whip the local media into a frenzy. But when the man is also VP of Germany's Jewish…