Fear of numbers is the virus sweeping the new TV stations n-tv and VOX. Though both started up more than a month before (all-news channel n-tv in November and infotainment station VOX in January)…
Still seeking a new identity as prizes are awarded today, the Berlin film fest picked up somewhat toward the end with a couple of stronger competition offerings, most notably the U.S./Taiwan…
The Swiss film community began an intiative during the current Berlin Film Festival to get back what they lost when the country voted against membership in the European Economic Area in December.
The film that could become a firebomb of controversy in Germany may be extinguished by politics a month before its release. "Romper Stomper," the Australian skinhead punch-fest, has been virtually…
Germany's most powerful film and TV studio, Bavaria Ateliers in Munich, will lose both of its general managers, Gunter Rohrbach and Harald Junge.
German pubcasters ARD and ZDF have raised their investment in subsidized filmmaking by 10% per year for the next three years. The increase brings their total annual investment in German-made…
"Nashville Europe Now" is the name of the newest entry in the race for shares in Germany's budding niche channel market. As the name suggests, NEN-TV will feature country and European folk music for…