Local bizzers have financed the Czech Republic's first film commission to help attract projects to the country after the government failed to act. The Czech Film Commission is a one-woman body under…
Whether there's a Czech Eddie Murphy waiting to be discovered remains to be seen, but HBO is launching its standup comedy franchise in the Czech Republic and Slovakia Dec. 17.
The Sixth Bratislava Film Festival kicked off Friday with the preem of Slovak adaptation "Terminal Station," a life lesson developed from a stage piece.
Twenty-first-century Prague isn't the London of Dickens' time. That's the message Roman Polanski had for the Czech parliament on wrapping his four-month "Oliver Twist" shoot in the Czech Republic…
The Czech TV industry now has its own splashy award ceremony, the Elsas -- and it's already causing controversy.
Central European docs take on immigration and border struggles in the new Europe at the 8th Jihlava Intl. Documentary Festival, which starts today.
TV Nova's "Milionovy par," the Czech Republic's first reality show, has been canceled after it emerged that two of the contestants had seedy pasts in skin flicks.
Leading Czech independent cinemas Evald, Mat, Aero and Svetozor are linking up to revitalize the Prague arthouse scene. The venues, which have a combined capacity of fewer than 1,000 seats, had…
When 38 million Poles switch on their televisions today, their eyes are bound to pop as they take in the Queen of Pop, Madonna herself, promoting local broadcaster Radio Zet.
Call it the greatest modern Czech feature never made.
The first Fresh Films Fest, a gala of 130 student pics, launches today.