Polish TV introduces subtitles

Public broadcaster Polish TV will begin broadcasting programmes in original language with subtitles in place of the traditional Polish language voice overs and dubbing.
28-08-2008

Prima Primavera completing post-production

The English-Hungarian-Dutch-Bulgarian coproduction Prima Primavera (www.primaprimavera.com) is completing post-production, director Janos Edelenyi told FNE.
28-08-2008

Poland sends Scratch to Venice

Scratch directed by Michał Rosa will have its world premiere in the Venice Days section of the Venice film festival.
27-08-2008

EFP spotlights Central European distributors at San Sebastian

European Film Promotion (EFP) and the San Sebastian International Film Festival will feature 10 Central European distributors in a new initiative European Distributors, Up Next! scheduled for September 26.
27-08-2008

Two Slovenian Films in Venice

Slovenia will be represented at the Venice film festival by Landscape No. 2 in Venice Days and competition short Every Breath You Take.
26-08-2008

NBCU Global Networks in Warsaw

NBCU is expanding its presence in Europe with the August 20 opening of a bureau in Warsaw.
25-08-2008

Bromski provincial comedy part 3

Jacek Bromski starts shooting the third part of his small town comedy series "U Pana Boga ..." on August 18.
24-08-2008

Nova and Prima to go digital

TV Nova (www.nova.cz) and Prima TV (www.iprima.cz) , the two leading commercial broadcasters in the Czech Republic, have finally signed up to the country's digitalisation plan.
21-08-2008

Lithuanian documentary heads to Baltic Sea Forum

Dance in the Desert will participate at the 12th Baltic Sea Forum for Documentaries in Riga September 6-7.
21-08-2008

Silesia Film chooses winning projects

Local film institution Silesia Film had awarded four movie projects with 301,000 Euros in funding.
20-08-2008

Gdynia announces films in competition

Sixteen films will compete for the Golden Lion at the 33rd Festival of Polish Films in Gdynia (festiwalgdynia.pl), September 15-20.
20-08-2008

New branding for Story TV4!

Story TV4! will receive a branding make-over when it splits into two channels in mid-September.
20-08-2008

Venice short competition features Central European films

Films from Slovenia, Hungary, and Estonia will compete in the short film section at the Venice film festival August 27-September 6.
20-08-2008

New Malta Film Fund announced

Malta has launched a new film fund of 233,000 Euros for audiovisual works produced by Maltese registered companies.
19-08-2008

Fresh life for Nemec film

Jan Nemec's Holka Ferrari Dino will open the Fresh Film Festival in Karlovy Vary on August 27, following an internet premiere.
19-08-2008

Russian channel surpasses local ETV

PBK, a Russian language station owned by Russian broadcaster Pervyi Kanal, has moved up to second place in Estonia's TV ratings.
18-08-2008

Bulgarian crew detained

Three members of a Bulgarian National TV crew were arrested in Macedonia while filming in the town of Bitola on August 15.
18-08-2008

Slovenes love Olympics

Fox Sports reports that Slovenian audiences for the Chinese Olympics have almost doubled over figures for the Sydney Olympics.
18-08-2008

Emmy nomination for Pro TV

Romania's Pro TV received an International Emmy nomination for Any Idea What Your Kid is Doing Right Now?
17-08-2008

Locarno Jury Prize for German Polish co-production

The German/Polish co-production 33 Scenes from Life won the Special Jury Prize at the Locarno film festival which at the closing ceremony on August 16.
17-08-2008