The fourth episode of the eighth season of the series Pastewka on Amazon Prime Video violates the prohibition of surreptitious advertising in the federal German broadcast law, according to Bavarian media authority BLM.
German content company Joker Productions, part of the Splendid Medien group, is rebranding and relaunching as Splendid Studios, with a new focus on global expansion and content for a young audience.
James Baker has been appointed President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Red Arrow Studios, the global production network of German media company ProSiebenSat.1.
The operators of German arthouse cinemas threaten not to show films produced for streaming service Netflix.
German MTI Teleport has selected Swedish media technology company Net Insight for the creation of a media network for pay-TV broadcaster Sky Austria.
Philipp Hergarden will become marketing director of Paramount Pictures Germany from September 1, 2018.
German production company Studio 100 Media will set up its own animation studio in Munich.
Riedel Communications has appointed Marco Kraft as head of sales for Germany.
German commercial broadcast group ProSiebenSat.1 will launch its Ultra HD (UHD) service on July 22, 2018 with a special edition of science programme Galileo.
Magnus Kastner has been appointed as CEO at Endemol Shine Germany, the German subsidiary of global content producer and distributor Endemol Shine Group.