Beta snags ‘Salvador’

Cannes Brief

CANNES — Germany’s Beta Cinema has taken international rights to Spanish Un Certain Regard player “Salvador.” Directed by Catalan auteur Manuel Huerga (“Antartida”), true-life drama turns on Salvador Puig Antich (Daniel Bruehl), who robbed banks to fund Spain’s trade union movement. Pic is co-produced by Spanish production and services company Mediapro and the U.K.’s Future Films.

Mediapro will also produce a film by Woody Allen, to be shot in Spain in the summer of 2007.

More Film

  • China Box Office: Aamir Khan’s ‘Secret

    Aamir Khan’s ‘Secret Superstar’ Poised to Top China Box Office

    CANNES — Germany’s Beta Cinema has taken international rights to Spanish Un Certain Regard player “Salvador.” Directed by Catalan auteur Manuel Huerga (“Antartida”), true-life drama turns on Salvador Puig Antich (Daniel Bruehl), who robbed banks to fund Spain’s trade union movement. Pic is co-produced by Spanish production and services company Mediapro and the U.K.’s Future […]

  • Spotlighting Swiss Doc 'Before Summer Ends’

    MyFrenchFilmFestival: Spotlighting Swiss Doc 'Before Summer Ends' and Director Maryam Goormaghtigh

    CANNES — Germany’s Beta Cinema has taken international rights to Spanish Un Certain Regard player “Salvador.” Directed by Catalan auteur Manuel Huerga (“Antartida”), true-life drama turns on Salvador Puig Antich (Daniel Bruehl), who robbed banks to fund Spain’s trade union movement. Pic is co-produced by Spanish production and services company Mediapro and the U.K.’s Future […]

  • MFFF: Aude Léa Discusses Competition Short

    MyFrenchFilmFestival: Aude Léa Answers Questions on Competition Short 'Long Live the Emperor’

    CANNES — Germany’s Beta Cinema has taken international rights to Spanish Un Certain Regard player “Salvador.” Directed by Catalan auteur Manuel Huerga (“Antartida”), true-life drama turns on Salvador Puig Antich (Daniel Bruehl), who robbed banks to fund Spain’s trade union movement. Pic is co-produced by Spanish production and services company Mediapro and the U.K.’s Future […]

  • France’s Ankama, China’s Benlai Pictures Link

    France’s Ankama, China’s Benlai Pictures Link for ‘Old Street’ (EXCLUSIVE)

    CANNES — Germany’s Beta Cinema has taken international rights to Spanish Un Certain Regard player “Salvador.” Directed by Catalan auteur Manuel Huerga (“Antartida”), true-life drama turns on Salvador Puig Antich (Daniel Bruehl), who robbed banks to fund Spain’s trade union movement. Pic is co-produced by Spanish production and services company Mediapro and the U.K.’s Future […]

  • 'Kailash' Review

    Film Review: 'Kailash'

    CANNES — Germany’s Beta Cinema has taken international rights to Spanish Un Certain Regard player “Salvador.” Directed by Catalan auteur Manuel Huerga (“Antartida”), true-life drama turns on Salvador Puig Antich (Daniel Bruehl), who robbed banks to fund Spain’s trade union movement. Pic is co-produced by Spanish production and services company Mediapro and the U.K.’s Future […]

  • 'Loveling' Review

    Sundance Film Review: 'Loveling' (Benzinho)

    CANNES — Germany’s Beta Cinema has taken international rights to Spanish Un Certain Regard player “Salvador.” Directed by Catalan auteur Manuel Huerga (“Antartida”), true-life drama turns on Salvador Puig Antich (Daniel Bruehl), who robbed banks to fund Spain’s trade union movement. Pic is co-produced by Spanish production and services company Mediapro and the U.K.’s Future […]

  • 'Blindspotting' Review

    Sundance Film Review: 'Blindspotting'

    CANNES — Germany’s Beta Cinema has taken international rights to Spanish Un Certain Regard player “Salvador.” Directed by Catalan auteur Manuel Huerga (“Antartida”), true-life drama turns on Salvador Puig Antich (Daniel Bruehl), who robbed banks to fund Spain’s trade union movement. Pic is co-produced by Spanish production and services company Mediapro and the U.K.’s Future […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content