Germany's third largest cinema operator, Ufa Theater, filed for insolvency Monday, hit by low ticket sales and longterm debt.
Richard Eyre, director of strategy and content for RTL Group, is ankling his position after only 14 months on the job.
CLT/Ufa Intl. will bring four new titles to London Screenings and MIFED 2000, including "Crocodile Dundee in L.A.," "Beautiful" starring Minnie Driver and the German-language titles "Julietta" and…
Luke Perry and Roger Moore are set to star in "The Enemy" for Promark Entertainment Group and UFA Intl. Film & TV Prod.
Canal Plus may cooperate in acquisition of rights for sports events and Hollywood films with the production/broadcast group just formed from the merger of Pearson TV and CLT-Ufa.
The troubled Holland Media Group (HMG) was dealt another blow with the resignation last week of Unico Glorie, the group's director of TV and radio.
European broadcasting giant CLT-Ufa's 1998 revenues were Euro 3,085 billion ($3.27 billion), an increase of 9%, the company announced Thursday.
The German antitrust commission has given the Kirch Group the greenlight for a majority takeover of pay TV broadcaster Premiere.
Bertelsmann AG's unit CLT-Ufa on Monday turned a cold shoulder to Rupert Murdoch after the global media tycoon urged the German TV giant to invest in their joint Vox channel or move out of the way.
In a last-ditch attempt to win approval for their proposed German digital pay TV merger, media giants CLT-Ufa and the Kirch Group have presented major concessions to European competition officials…
The long-awaited film for which UFA has been beating the gong for the last year. It is said to have cost 7 million marks (about $1.68 million), and the picture looks it. From a photographic and…