TV mart Discop opens Thursday in the Hungarian capital with an innovative program that includes sales and acquisitions of digital technology, a schedule of 30 conferences plus a program showcase that…
Two politicos ousted in April's general election will launch a cable TV news channel that many believe will pump right-wing propaganda.
U.S.-owned theatrical distrib SPI Intl. has opened operations in Hungary's crowded but expanding cinema market with a commitment to invest $375,000 over the next two years and a long-term strategy to…
The ax is falling at SBS' commercial network TV2, once Hungary's highest-rated channel, as the beleaguered broadcaster struggles to reorganize after losing its place to CLT/Ufa-controlled RTL Klub.
Pay TV pioneer HBO, which brought pay TV to Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Moldova, is expanding in its newest territory -- Bulgaria.
The April 21 electoral defeat of the center-right conservative government of Viktor Orban may mark the end to one of the strangest epochs in Hungarian cinematic history -- the era of the state-funded…
The contentious upcoming national elections this month threatened to derail media investors and programming skeds of networks, but political watchers predict the re-election of the center-right…
Reality TV may be on the decline, but reality film is in demand as an art form and a market commodity at the Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival, which wraps Sunday.
If the roster of films premiering at the 33rd Magyar Filmszemle, Hungary's national film week, is any indication, the once beleaguered Hungarian film industry may be on the verge of a recovery.
During a state visit to Washington on Nov. 7, Serbian Prime Minister Zoran Djindjic thanked dissident radio and TV network B-92 for helping to overthrow the 13-year dictatorship of Slobodan Milosevic…
Rumbles of Yugoslavia's next civil conflict reverberated over the nation's public TV airwaves last week after an appointment to Radio Television Serbia (RTS) in the northern Serb province of…