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…
Danish crime story "Terribly Happy" picked up the top prize at the Karlovy Vary fest, which wrapped Saturday.
Czech industryites at the Karlovy Vary fest say there are several reasons to celebrate local production this year. For one, the country has two contenders for the fest's Crystal Globe prize.