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.
European producers hoping to hit the big time in the U.S. should do their homework first and think genre rather than art-house, top North American indie producers told industry professionals in…
The future of state funding in Russia for international co-productions is unclear after a major shake-up in state support for film was ordered by the Kremlin.
An investigation into the finances of the former public film fund in Hungary that collapsed two years ago with multimillion-dollar debts has exposed widespread corruption.
Program execs at Moscow pubcaster TV Podmoskoviy have quit after their topper was replaced by a new general director with strong links to the Kremlin.
Debut Polish director Maria Sadowska's "Women's Day," about the humiliating conditions local supermarkets force on female employees, won the prize for best film and $25,000 Saturday at the closing of…
Due to time differences, U.S. election results dominated Russian broadcast media the day after, Nov. 7.