The Czech Republic's headliner fest, Karlovy Vary, has amped up its glitz with the confirmation that John Malkovich will be taking the stage to receive a Crystal Globe for contribution to world…
In an apparent effort to beef up its sometimes disputed reputation as a respected news source, Prague terrestrial TV Nova announced last week it had fired reporter Jiri Dlabajafor for posting a…
Central European Media Enterprises, which owns the largest television network in Eastern Europe, has been hit by drastically reduced ad spending in the first quarter of this year.
Karlovy Vary Film Festival has gotten behind a promising regional showcase of Slovak, Hungarian and Croatian features as competish pics, alongside reps of Korea's and Iran's new waves.
The Czech Republic's annual Pilsen Finale festival for domestic pics honored Maria Prochazkova's "Who Is Afraid of the Wolf" on Friday, capping a week that witnessed the continued growth of regional…
Time Warner has snapped up 31% of Ronald Lauder's Central European Media Enterprises for a reported $241.5 million.
Prague's One World fest, Europe's principal film event dedicated to honoring human rights, conferred its top kudo Thursday on "Below Sea Level," Gianfranco Rosi's docu on California/Mexican border…
Good luck proved in ample supply in Bulgaria Saturday, as the 13th Sofia fest came off without a hitch despite major economic jitters roiling Eastern Europe.
Czech film bizzers honored Petr Zelenka for his adaptation of a hit Prague stage play, "The Karamazovs," on Saturday, naming it best pic while Zelenka took home the best director kudo and pic also…
The Czech Republic's Stillking Films and Hungary's Pioneer Pictures have set up P.S. Films to co-produce and service pics in Budapest, taking advantage of Hungary's bar-setting 20% tax break for…