Insolvent TV group Kirch Media is back to square one after three months of intense bargaining with Haim Saban failed to produce an acceptable agreement for the sale of its TV and licensing assets…
As the local industry gears up for the 53rd German Film Awards in Berlin today, animators are demanding a separate category to recognize their work.
Bernd Eichinger and Swiss distrib Highlight Communications managed to avoid a war for Constantin Film Thursday by striking a 10- year shareholding partnership to run Germany's leading production and…
Werner Schwaderlapp, prexy of Cologne-based Endemol Deutschland Holding, ankled on Monday to set up his own media management consultancy.
Haim Saban's takeover of the assets of bankrupt TV giant Kirch Media has collapsed after the U.S. billionaire failed to meet the conditions to seal the deal.
Rainer Huether, sales and marketing chief at license trader EM.TV, has been appointed managing director of sports web DSF.
Costs far outweighed revenues for German license trader EM.TV, which has posted a first quarter net loss of 30 million euros ($35 million) despite a 61% increase in sales to $80 million.
Following the leads of other Hollywood majors, Sony is planning to launch its own TV channel in Germany and eyeing Deutsche Telekom's upcoming video-on-demand service.
German pubcasters are facing fierce opposition from politicians, commercial rivals and irate viewers to a proposed e2.05 ($2.40) rise in fees to $21.35 a month.
Will he or won't he? The suspense surrounding Haim Saban's takeover of Germany's biggest broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 and Europe's largest programming library is palpable, as wrangling with creditors…
Irish whiskey distillery John Jameson & Son is partnering with the European Film Academy as the new sponsor of its People's Choice Award.