No matter how good the movies are at the Berlin fest, sooner or later you're going to have to eat something. Name your cuisine, name your budget, as befits a Berlin-sized capital city, and you'll…
Without Europeans, especially Eastern European immigrants, Hollywood wouldn't exist. Trans-atlantic ties are stronger than ever today, so it's little wonder that European talent is part and parcel of…
Facing a criminal tax investigation, German's largest film fund will have no new money to pony up for film projects this year after eagerly pumping $1 billion into the Teutonic-Hollywood lifeline…
Writer-helmer Dani Levy's hit comedy "Go for Zucker!" won six Lolas, including film, director, script and actor, at the German Film Awards on Friday.
It takes two to waltz, and Austrian producers find it often takes a foreign partner or two to get a movie made. While there's no lack of talent, the country's filmmakers are finding it increasingly…
Buena Vista Intl./Germany has won a bidding war for all German-lingo rights to Studio Hamburg's "Three Investigators."
The only films that work abroad are those that are distinctly German," says Alfred Holighaus, head of the Berlin fest's Perspective on German Cinema sidebar. "And what does not work at all abroad are…
In its 15 years of existence, the European Film Academy has sought to unite as well as celebrate Europe's diverse film community.
The Cannes jury met the press Wednesday with president Quentin Tarantino musing on what makes a winning film at the fest.
There was a surfeit of bad news for Germany's independent market last year as the country's second-biggest independent distrib, Senator Entertainment, as well as fledgling label Ottfilm went belly…