LONDON — Studio Babelsberg, one of Europe's top production facilities and the production base for Hollywood pics like "The Grand Budapest Hotel," has unveiled plans for its new exterior set, Neue…
Germany's Federal Film Fund (DFFF) will take a bow today as leading industry reps discuss the country's promising financing possibilities
Acknowledging the horrors at Guantanamo Bay is easy, but showing them onscreen without resorting to sensationalism proves beyond the capabilities of Stefan Schaller's "5 Years."
The emphasis of the Berlin production subsidies is, by definition, production -- but now, the growth of Berlin-based vfx houses means that big-budget shoots can take advantage of local…
European funding may get easier for big U.S. productions.
Since taking over Studio Babelsberg in 2004, Charlie Woebcken and Christoph Fisser have attracted a slew of high-profile international filmmakers to Berlin, overseeing the facility's expansion and…
A very 2011 take on Alexandre Dumas' classic that feels weirdly dated already.
A handsomely staged costume drama that insists Shakespeare was actually Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford.
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