American film-school students have been known to complain that their professors have little to offer in the way of practical experience.
Czech producers lobby to protect a key source of coin -- advertising on pubcaster Czech TV.
The Czech Republic's newly passed production incentives seem to be proving their worth.
The 45th Karlovy Vary Film Festival wrapped Saturday with praises for Eastern European film and a Crystal Globe for film for Spanish helmer Agusti Vila's ensembler "The Mosquito Net" at the closing…
Czech producers say foreign filmmakers have just six months to take advantage of the country's new production incentives.
Incentives for foreign productions are fine but don't count on them to revive business.
The Czech Republic's most feted fest, Karlovy Vary, kicks off Friday, hitting the high notes with helmer Scott Cooper presenting "Crazy Heart" in the elegant spa town that serves as headquarters.
Russia is getting serious about co-productions, with changes in the way public money is channeled to filmmakers making international cooperation more attractive.