The past few years have seen a boom in local films in Ecuador.
Anna Marie de la Fuente
Prolific is good. Deep-pocketed is even better.
Hispanic media giant Univision Communications is rebranding its TeleFutura broadcast network as UniMas.
Hollywood-based Argentine helmer-scribe Gabriela Tagliavini is prepping "The Anatomist's Secret," a true story about the 16th century Italian surgeon who discovered the clitoris.
Creating a powerful new Latin American player, Hollywood's IM Global and Mexico and L.A.'s Canana, headed by Gael Garcia Bernal, Diego Luna and Pablo Cruz, are teaming to launch Mundial.
Michael Apted picked up a helmer award at the Baja Int'l Film Festival.
Region builds up as a production power
With six months' prep, maiden fest draws respectable array of talent
Latin American reaction to the re-election of President Obama was mixed, with media support in the region for Obama greater than that of governments or industry.
A local political docu is breaking box office records in Venezuela.
It was good news and not-so-good news for Spanish-language media giant Univision, which unveiled its third quarter results Friday.