Greek industryites who pulled their pics from the Thessaloniki Film Festival in a dispute over the country's outdated film funding laws have forced the cancellation of next Monday's Greek State Film…
A Serbian film about the speed with which a young army recruit is turned into a killer of civilians, "Ordinary People," took top prize Saturday at the closing of the Cottbus Festival of Eastern…
The former head of a leading Russian TV network has admitted to contacts with a rival TV group.
Mumiy Troll is the biggest-selling rock band you've never heard of.
At a time when the world is going through a historic fiscal crisis, cinema has a key role to play, Thessaloniki fest director Despina Mouzaki says.
There's an upside to the global economic downturn for small, independent films from the Balkans region, according to Thessaloniki's Crossroads Co-production Forum coordinator Angeliki Vergou.
Dariusz Jablonski will receive a top award from a leading American-based Polish institute.
The Thessaloniki Film Festival opens next week with a bigger prize purse and a screening schedule that includes fewer local Greek films because of an ongoing dispute within the Greek film community.