FremantleMedia has appointed German film producer Nico Hofmann (pictured above left, with “Physician” director Philipp Stolzl) as co-CEO of UFA Group, the company's German production arm. Hofmann…
Underscoring growing synergies between film and TV drama, Chicago-based distrib Music Box has acquired all U.S. rights to "Generation War" and "The Tower" (Die Turm), two German historical…
Emma Rigby has landed the female lead in the indie "The Physician" starring Ben Kingsley.
A German party journo based in Moscow discovers Russian politics aren't exactly something to write home about in "The Fourth State."
German producers TeamWorx and Eos unveiled trailers of "Hindenburg" and "Laconia," two high-bracket English-lingo drama series, at Mipcom on Monday and announced three more historical dramas.
Germany's indie film biz is bustling as major domestic players launch new production and distribution arms, and foreign players move in to take over leading local companies.
Germany's big-budget TV "event film" miniseries have had a remarkable run in recent years. Reliably pulling in up to 12 million viewers for three- and four-hour films sliced into two or three parts…