The Berlin Film Festival got off to a powerful start on Thursday with Wong Kar Wai's philosophical actioner "The Grandmaster," starring Tony Leung Chiu Wai as the legendary martial arts master Ip Man.
BERLIN -- Snowfall and icy temperatures greeted red carpet guests as the Berlin Film Festival kicked off on Thursday with Benoit Jacquot's historical drama "Farewell, My Queen."
Germany's film industry has reason to celebrate following an agreement between the country's Finance Ministry and lawmakers on the 2012 federal budget, which hikes coin available for cultural bodies…
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While movie industries around the world have been hit hard by the economic downturn, German filmmakers have been largely oblivious to credit crunches and shrinking equity.
Despite a festive, upbeat mood that was boosted by the international premiere of "True Grit," the 61st Berlin Film Festival got off to a sobering start on Thursday as fest topper Dieter Kosslick and…
Teutonic singer Peter Hofmann, who was famous for his perfs in rock, opera and tuners, died Nov. 30 in Bavaria, Germany, of complications from Parkinson's disease. He was 66.
When it comes to 3D, it's a tale of two Germanys.
After years of neglect and even a few counterproductive measures, Germany's film biz community is hopeful that Chancellor Angela Merkel's new government may actually improve its lot.