Prague's Moffom fest, celebrating music and film, launches tonight at the city's ornate Lucerna cinema, in an Art Nouveau arcade on Wenceslas Square.
The bloody medieval battle in the biggest-budget film in Slovak history, "Bathory," is starting to look like just a warm-up amid contentions over the country's Oscar entry.
The Czech Film and Television Academy has chosen "Karamazovs" to represent the Czech Republic in the race for the foreign-language Oscar.
At Czech distrib Artcam, an 8-year-old shingle that has won critical praise as one of the country's leading distribs of arthouse pics from abroad, it's all about educating auds, says the company's…
A twin organization with arthouse cinema Kino Soprus, which provides an arty alternative for Estonians, Estonian distrib Tallinnfilm has released 50 films since its revamp. Distribution and…
As a nonprofit, Hungarian distrib Cirko Film has a different agenda than many of its competitors, explains the company's Linda Potyondi, though its challenges are just as great.
Romania's lean but media-savvy Transilvania Film launched just four years ago, but the shingle has already set the marketing standard in the country's challenged theatrical distribution scene.
In the micro-market of Slovakia, industryites tend to wear several hats -- and that's key to the successful formula of distrib Continental Film, says the company's Michal Drobny.
Former Czech President Vaclav Havel and helmer Milos Forman are working on a screenplay about the Munich Agreement in 1938 and Hitler's annexation of the Sudetenland, a point in history seen by some…
Central Europe's fastest-growing media empire has announced a 41% net revenue growth year-on-year, producing earnings of $305.4 million in the second quarter.
Expanding its rapid growth in Central and Eastern Europe, Ron Lauder-owned Central European Media Enterprises announced Tuesday that it will acquire an 80% stake in two Bulgarian television channels…