German pubcasters ARD and ZDF are claiming victory after a recent European Court of Justice ruling that could prove significant for their own legal status.
Haim Saban's acquisition of Germany's biggest broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 earlier this week was sweetened Thursday after the group tripled its second quarter net profits to 32 million euros ($36…
German pay TV broadcaster Premiere maintained its steady revenue climb of the past year and managed to cut its losses by 69% to e110.4 million ($125.4 million) in the first half of the year.
In his second attempt, Haim Saban has sealed a deal making him the owner of Germany's biggest broadcaster. This is the first time a Hollywood player has broken into the terrestrial TV business not…
Yoko Higuchi has joined German producer-distributor Constantin Film, where she will oversee international acquisitions and licensing along with CEO Fred Kogel and Herman Weigel.
Haim Saban is today back at the bargaining table with insolvent TV group Kirch Media and its creditor banks after making a second bid for German broadcasting group ProSiebenSat 1.
Creditors of insolvent TV group Kirch Media are expecting a new offer from Haim Saban this week in the seemingly never-ending sale of the bankrupt Kirch Media's multi-channel broadcaster ProSiebenSat…
Bertelsmann is the last remaining super power in German commercial TV, so it seems fitting that its new Berlin home was once the high command of the city's military forces.
"Bibi Blocksberg II," the follow-up to last year's most successful German film, is set to start shooting Thursday in southern and central Germany.
Germany's EM.TV has finalized the sale of the Jim Henson Co. to the Henson family, although the license trader had to settle for $5 million less than what the original deal called for, the company…
The battle between German exhibs and UIP over a controversial new pricing system heated up this week after the Assn. of German Film Theaters (HDF) warned its members that screening the distrib's…