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Booming Russian Market Draws Global Interest in Roskino’s Key Buyers Event

For years, the Russian film and television industry has been a sleeping giant. A top 10 world box office territory, with a population of just under 150 million and a long, rich cinema cultural tradition of genius auteurs that stretches from Sergei Eisenstein through Andrei Tarkovsky to Andrei Zvyagintsev (Leviathan, Loveless), Alexander Sokurov (Faust, Russian […]

Kremlin Denies Links to Fake Russian Facebook Accounts

A spokesman said the Russian government is unaware of suspicious ad purchases: "Please, don't associate us with Facebook stories."

Berlin: Germany’s Splendid Film Picks up Russian Historical Action Film ‘Scythian’

The movie was also sold to countries in Southeast Asia.

Russian Sci-Fi Film From ‘American Heist’ Director Sells Internationally

It is a rare example of successful foreign sales for a Russian film that is not animated.

Moscow Court Permanently Shuts Down 11 Pirate Websites

The court responded to a complaint from Timur Bekmambetov's Bazelevs.

Russia 2014 in Review: Kremlin Bans Pay TV Ads, Film Business Sours Amid Crimea Conflict

Rising tensions hurt international relations, but Russian animation succeeded on the world stage

Apple Airs its First-Ever TV Ad Campaign in Russia

The campaign runs despite reports that iPads and iPhones may be inoperable due to coming changes to data protection laws

Russia’s Filmmakers Clash With West Over Ukraine, Split Over Crimea

Top directors including Fedor Bondarchuk and Alexander Sokurov are at odds over moves to make the semi-autonomous region part of Russia.

Slovenia Mulls Tax Rebate to Lure International Productions

The new scheme would be similar to others in Eastern Europe and include changes to funding for local films, with obligatory contributions from TV, distributors, exhibitors and telecom companies.

Putin Scolds Pussy Riot, But Approves Their Release From Prison

The Russian president said the punk band's behavior was "degrading to women," and then stuns the world on Friday by signing a pardon for jailed oligarch Mikhail Khodorkovsky.

Russia’s Finstar Invests in International Channel Fashion TV

The investment group’s co-owner said he plans to make further acquisitions in the media and entertainment industries.