Romanian editorial director for Euronews

Lucian Sarb has been named as the new editorial director of Euronews, beginning in the postition on May 4.
20-04-2009

Mungiu ignites Romanian film funding controversy

Following an "open letter" from Palme d'Orwinning director Cristian Mungiu criticizing the grants process of the National Centre for Cinema, eight leading critics have issued a statement in support of…
16-04-2009

Euro Media Group eyes Romania

The Euro Media Group executive director has met with the head of Romania's Communication and Information Society Ministry to discuss the company's entry into Romania.
13-04-2009

Lelouch to film in Romania

Palme d'Or winner Claude Lelouch will be shooting his next film in Romania this summer.
09-04-2009

Pro TV wins NAB award

CME's flagship Romanian station Pro TV will receive this year's NAB International Broadcasting Excellence Award, presented on April 20 in Las Vegas by the National Association of Broadcasters.
22-03-2009

Wedding in Basarabia moves into postproduction.

The romantic comedy Wedding in Basarabia, a Romanian/Moldovan/Luxembourg co-production by Napoleon Helmis, is now in postproduction.
24-02-2009

Stancev heads to Kanal D

Pavel Stancev, who led the launch of HBO in Romania, has been appointed CEO of Kanal D Romania.
02-02-2009

Cartoon uproar in Romania

A Minimax children's cartoon show has drawn objections in Romania for inappropriate content.
20-01-2009

ARTE looking at Romania

The Romanian New Agency reports that ARTE will meet with local TV officials to explore the possibility of entering the Romanian market.
20-01-2009

Romanian TV station fined

The Romanian National Audiovisual Council fined station National TV €1,200 following a violent outburst by a TV presenter.
13-01-2009

Romanian National Box Office Champ: The Survivor

Romania's top grossing local film in 2008 was Sergiu Nicolaescu's The Survivor, with a total of 26,772 tickets sold over 17 weeks of screening, to a total of about €86,600.
18-12-2008

Romanian actor turns director: Horatiu Malaele

Seasoned Romanian actor Horatiu Malaele had his feature film directorial debut in late November, with Silent Wedding opening to the general praise from local media.
17-12-2008

Romanian Actress in the Spotlight: Meda Victor

Meda Victor, 24, had her film debut this fall, in Horatiu Malaele's Silent Wedding playing the female lead, a young bride-to-be who is widowed by the end of the movie…
16-12-2008

SPI moves into Romanian TV market

SPI International plans to launch two pay TV channels in Romania in mid-January.
01-12-2008

Romanians Aim High at CentEast

In 2005, when Cristi Puiu's The Death of Mr. Lazarescu won the Un Certain Regard prize in Cannes, it was the biggest award a Romanian film had received on the…
15-10-2008

Media consolidating in Romania

Media companies in Romania are consolidating, a report in The Diplomat Bucharest concludes.
01-10-2008

Romanian distributor Stefan Bradea, Transilvania Film

Stefan Bradea's grounding in international business and his connection to Romania's young generation of filmgoers made him an ideal choice to head up Transilvania Film when it was founded in…
23-09-2008

Discoverer of Romanian New Wave launches new production outfit

Former Cannes Directors' Fortnight helmer Marie-Pierre Macia's new production outfit, Movie Partners in Motion (MPM www.mpmfilm.com), has already had an important impact on central European film since its launch less…
04-09-2008

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

Gargoyle begins filming

MediaPro Studios of Romania and Muse Entertainment of Canada are co-producing sci-fi film Rise of the Gargoyle which began filming in Romania.
07-08-2008