On Nov. 21, Hungarian lawmakers passed amendments to the country's film law, which industry insiders and analysts are touting as a game-changer that stands to reform and possibly reinvigorate the…
The Hungarian parliament is debating a new Film Law, which is expected to streamline the state's film funding process.
BUDAPEST -- Hungarian lawmakers are considering a 3% tax on multiplex revenues to support its ailing arthouse exhibition industry.
Romania's Anim'est film festival drew 150 film professionals from around the world and 22,000 ticket buyers, but the biggest winner of the event may be the Eastern European animation business.
A proposal for a tax on porn sites that would benefit the local film biz is gaining bi-partisan support in Hungary.
Despite an ongoing state budget crisis and a flagging economy that has ground scores of film and TV productions to a halt, the HBO Hungary pay TV network is launching two homegrown series, a slate of…
The 6-year-old Anim'est Intl. Animation Film Festival, which has become East Europe's premier toonfest, opened its doors in the Romanian capital, Bucharest, Friday for 10-days of screenings.
Korda Studios is pulling out all the stops to gain an edge in East Europe's increasingly cutthroat movie industry.
Until now, TV production in Hungary has focused on reality, gameshows and soaps, with gritty crime series thrown in for good measure.
O utdoor screenings in unlikely venues, which brought the fest's lineup -- and more importantly, Romanian films -- to thousands of locals in a nation in which Hollywood fare dominates the…
NATPE-owned Discop 2011, Eastern Europe's premier television market, wrapped on Thursday after three days of deal making, which market organizer and NATPE prexy Rick Feldman called "a small increase…