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…
BERLIN -- Joachim Kosack, managing director of ProSiebenSat.1's flagship channel Sat.1, is defecting to entertainment giant UFA to head the group's TV and film production unit.
Ben Kingsley, Stellan Skarsgard and Tom Payne have signed up for "The Physician," UFA Cinema's adaptation of Noah Gordon's bestseller about a medieval healer who travels from England to Persia to…
Paul Wegener's most famous portrayal of "The Golem" in 1920 was actually the remake of his 1914 film, since lost. . .
German helmer Philipp Stoelzl will direct UFA Cinema's historical epic "The Physician," an adaptation of Noah Gordon's bestseller about an 11th-century Englishman who travels to Persia to study…
RTL-owned production powerhouse UFA Cinema is heading for the high seas with a planned 3D pirate franchise based on a new book series by writer-filmmaker Joachim Masannek.
Two years after launching what is likely Germany's biggest film production company after Constantin Film, UFA Cinema is rolling out a slew of titles and ramping up production on its growing slate of…
Despite what you might believe, you've never really seen Fritz Lang's "Metropolis."
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.
Pan-European media giant RTL Group is getting back into the game.
Germany's third largest cinema operator, Ufa Theater, filed for insolvency Monday, hit by low ticket sales and longterm debt.