Kremlin-backed English-language news channel Russia Today has nabbed an exclusive interview with Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, reflecting the station's role as an international mouthpiece for…
European and international producers have more opportunities than ever to access coin for co-productions after a raft of new and re-structured film funds opened over the past year, producers at the…
Universal Pictures Intl. Russia is resuming movie distribution in Kazakhstan after it signed a distribution licensing agreement with Interfilm Distribution.
Russia's CTC Media TV network plans to skew its programming toward a younger audience to take advantage of higher advertising revenues for the demo.
Russian director Aleksandr Sokurov has resigned from the board of directors of St. Petersburg's Lenfilm studios in a clash over plans for its redevelopment.
The world's leading festival of Eastern European cinema opens its 22nd edition Tuesday in Cottbus, Germany.
Joel Schumacher will head the main competish jury at Plus Camerimage film festival, which unspools in Bydgoszcz, Poland from Nov. 24 to Dec. 1.
Russian animation is poised to make a splash at the AFM with an adaption of Hans Christian Andersen's famous fairy tale called "The Snow Queen" on offer.
Russian public film funding rules are likely to tighten after the country's recently appointed minister of culture said he was disinclined to pay for movies about the "spiritual anguish" of directors.
Greek television screens went blank for two hours Tuesday as media professionals protested the sacking of two chat-show presenters who mildly criticized a government minister.