The Kirch Group's new 24-hour news channel N24 has fired its Russia correspondent after he falsely took credit for controversial footage shot in Chechnya.
Small-town cinemas in Germany, angry at what they see as an organized effort on the part of the major U.S. distributors to raise film print rental prices, are preparing for battle.
German media giant Bertelsmann has posted a 12.2% increase in revenues to DM14.5 billion ($7.3 billion) in the first half of its fiscal year, with overall profits up 75% to some $500 million.
German live entertainment giant Deutsche Entertainment (DEAG) has taken over ailing rival stage musical promoter Stella.
U.S.-Dutch cable operator UPC and Deutsche Bank, both in negotiations with Deutsche Telekom to buy part of its cable network, have said no to the Kirch Group's digital decoder D-box, which they fear…
German commercial broadcaster RTL announced it is taking a 49.9% stake in local weblet Vox, a move which is seen as a fortification of the front in the ongoing battle with the TV empire of Leo Kirch.
Lawmakers investigating the slush fund scandal surrounding former Chancellor Helmut Kohl and his Christian Democratic Union party have summoned German media mogul Leo Kirch to testify before them…
Famed Hollywood director Billy Wilder will receive Germany's highest honor, the Cross of Merit, for his work in film.
Eager to expand its operations, German kidvid provider RTV announced Wednesday that it has traded 4% of the company to European media giant CLT/Ufa for family fare, signed a co-production deal with…
U.S. and German talent dominated the top awards at the 50th Berlin Intl. Film Festival, which closed Sunday after 10 days of filmic feast and famine.
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