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…
Bertelsmann's $164 million sale of its minority stake in online bookstore Barnes&Noble.com is the latest sign that the German media giant is rearranging its priorities.
German kidvidder RTV has posted a e1.2 million ($1.36 million) half-year loss, well down from the $117 million loss the company suffered in the same period last year.
Magyar Grundy UFA, a Hungarian subsidiary of Germany's Grundy UFA TV, is producing a new primetime series for Hungarian web RTL Klub.
As the annual Telemesse TV advertising confab kicks off today in Cologne, German pubcaster ARD announced that it will cut its advertising prices by 5.5% in the coming year.
Germany's highest court has stepped in to block a $17 billion joint lawsuit by EMI, Universal and a group of U.S. music publishers against media giant Bertelsmann for its support of online music…
Pubcaster ARD will be lowering its advertising prices by 5.5% in the coming year, the group's sales & services division said Monday.
Four new German funds backing both local and U.S. product are hitting the market. Munich-based investment group Chorus has released two funds for U.S. TV productions, including series and movies…
German tyke web Super RTL has teamed with Nickelodeon on a six-year, multimillion-dollar program deal for 150 hours of product, including hit toon series like "SpongeBob SquarePants" and "Jimmy…
Most local producers are lamenting the tightening purse strings of German broadcasters, hit by the continued advertising slump. But for Teamworx, there seems to be no end to production.
So much for Plan B. After Haim Saban's takeover bid for a majority stake in ProSiebenSat.1 collapsed last month, execs at the broadcasting group said ProSiebenSat.1 would instead go it alone to…