Haim Saban's German broadcasting group ProSiebenSat 1 has sold its news wire service DDP in a management buyout.
Unlike the U.S. and most Western European nations, Germany has never had a film org dedicated to the recognition of quality in filmmaking -- until now.
Teutonic helmer and photographer Leni Riefenstahl, whose cinematic paeans to the Third Reich forever tainted her postwar career, died Monday night in her sleep. She was 101.
Guillaume de Posch, former deputy managing director in charge of programming and services at Gallic satcaster TPS, is reportedly set to join the executive board at Haim Saban's German network…
German law enforcement authorities have pulled the plug on one of the biggest film and software download servers worldwide, which has cost the local industry millions of dollars.
Boldly going where it has never gone before, the Sci Fi Channel is beaming onto Premiere, Germany's only pay TV platform.
Digital cinema and improved marketing for arthouse films will be at the top of the agenda at the Leipzig Film Fair, which takes place Monday through Sept. 12.
Helmers Wolfgang Becker ("Good Bye Lenin!") and Danny Boyle ("28 Days Later") and thesps Penelope Cruz ("Fanfan la tulipe") and Rowan Atkinson ("Johnny English") are among nominees for this year's…
Without a comparable sale like last year's divestment of its stake in AOL Europe, German media giant Bertelsmann saw half-year net profits shrink 93% to 110 million euros ($119 million), while…
German distributor Intertainment posted an 82% drop in half-year sales to 2 million euros ($2.18 million) and saw losses grow 17% to $5.24 million as its legal battle against Franchise Pictures…
Wim Wenders' new production company Reverse Angle has taken over Road Movies Factory from insolvent parent Das Werk.