Hungarian funding decisions announced

The Motion Picture Public Foundation of Hungary (www.mmka.hu) announced its latest support for Hungarian film projects for 2009.
06-11-2008

Eurimages seminar in Lithuania

The seminar EURIMAGES Fund: Support for European Film Industry will introduce the fund to filmmakers in Vilnius, Lithuania on November 7.
06-11-2008

Czech-Slovak-German co-production wraps

Three Seasons in Hell, a debut from writer/director Tomas Masin, completes filming on November 17.
05-11-2008

Cinemania 2008 brings big titles to Sofia

The 22nd Cinemania World Film Panorama kicks off November 7 in Sofia with Martin Scorsese's Rolling Stones film Shine a Light.
05-11-2008

Cable TV Congress set for Bratislava

The 2008 edition of the Slovak Cable Television Congress takes place November 10 and 11 in Bratislava.
05-11-2008

Polish local film funding spreads to the Westpomeranian Region

Poland's newest film fund has been established at the Westpomeranian Province, a region with a strong need for a cinema industry development.
04-11-2008

German film completes Malta shoot

German comedy Vicky the Viking has completed filming in Malta.
04-11-2008

Baltic media company increase local investment

Baltic Media Alliance has invested over €3 million into development in the Baltic States.
04-11-2008

Mustafa leads Turkish box office

Mustafa, a film about the founder of modern Turkey, has grossed over 2 million Turkish Lira (1.05 million euros) with 469,508 tickets sold in its first week.
04-11-2008

Polish Tricks in French distribution

Tricks directed by Andrzej Jakimowski had gone into regular cinema release in France, gathering enthusiastic reviews.
03-11-2008

Jerzy Hoffman loses copyrights in Ukraine

Polish director Jerzy Hoffman has lost a court case against the Ukrainian government over Hoffman's hit movie With Fire and Sword.
03-11-2008

Cyprus hosts Romanian film fest

Romanian films will be the focus of a week-end festival being held in Limassol, Cyprus, November 7-10.
03-11-2008

PISF celebrates 100 years of Polish cinema

Celebrating the 100 year anniversary of the first Polish feature film, the Polish Film Institute (www.pisf.pl) had prepared a series of events including gallery shows, retrospectives and a DVD collection.
02-11-2008

Perpetuum Mobile premieres in Lithuania

Valdas Navasaitis' new feature film Perpetuum mobile premieres on November 4 in Vilnius, with nation-wide distribution beginning on November 7.
02-11-2008

Mustafa takes box office crown

Mustafa, a 115-minute documentary about the founder of the modern Turkish Republic, led the box office charts on its opening day.
02-11-2008

Sappho takes top Cyprus fest awards

Director Robert Crombie's Sappho took home the bulk of the awards at the closing ceremony of the 3rd Cyprus International Film Festival on October 25.
02-11-2008

Rome win for Zanussi film

Krzysztof Zanussi's competition film, With a Warm Heart, earned the best actor prize for Bodhan Stupka at the awards ceremony of the Rome International Film Festival on October 31.
02-11-2008

Landscape No. 2 wins Portoroz top prize

Vinko Moedendorfer's second feature film, Landscape No. 2, won the Vesna best film award at the 11th Slovenian Film Festival held in the resort town of Portoroz.
30-10-2008

New Turkish films lift local box office

New Turkish films hitting the cinemas are expected to attract record numbers of viewers and drive local box office.
30-10-2008

Krakow film fest invites entries

The 49 Krakow Film Festival, running May 29-June 4, announced its call for competition films in three categories.
30-10-2008