Czech lawmakers have overturned President Vaclav Klaus' veto on a film law that will introduce incentives worth up to $15 million a year to back local and international productions.
Discovery Networks has tapped Phillip Luff as its Moscow-based manager for Russia, the Baltics and regional territories.
Russian TV news was this weekend dominated by the horror of the Newtown, Conn. shootings, the story eclipsing the return to Moscow's streets Saturday of anti-Putin demonstrators.
Russia's broadcasting regulator Roskomnadzor Friday announced the 10 channels that have won second-generation multiplex digital licenses.
An international adaptation of Ivan Turgenev's 19th-century classic "A Month in the Country," starring Ralph Fiennes, is among eight films to share in co-production support from the Russian Cinema…
New shooting fees to be introduced in Hungary from January promise to make location budgeting easier for producers.
The producers of whacky Finnish sci-fi Nazis-on-the-moon spoof, "Iron Sky," are to start paying back investors who contributed around 10% of the movie's $10 million budget via crowd sourcing.
Russian filmmakers have been told they must make movies on state-approved topics -- if they expect to get government funding.
Kim Nguyen's disturbing portrait of child warriors in war-torn Africa, "War Witch," won the top international prize, the Golden Frog, at the Plus Camerimage festival in Bydgoszcz, Poland, which…
British company White Mark is nearing completion of a $10 million upgrade at Moscow's Cinelab post-production hub, allowing it to offer a range of sound mixing services to its customers.
Hungary's new film fund, set up two years ago under the leadership of Budapest-born "Terminator" producer Andy Vajna, has agreed more than $2 million in new production grants to two features.