Colombia's Dynamo Capital is looking to create a $150 million-$200 million private equity fund to invest in Latin American film, TV and animation companies.
L.A.-based Latino studio Maya Entertainment has snagged international rights to "La Mission" by helmer-scribe Peter Bratt.
Azteca America has upped chief operations officer Martin Breidsprecher to CEO.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%
Film funds have been sprouting up across Latin America, contributing to a vibrant film biz in the region.
LA.-based helmer Diego Velasco's "Zero Hour" has cleared unusual hurdles in the race to become Venezuela's all-time B.O. champ.
A group of Chilean filmmakers and investors are pooling resources to create the country's first private equity film fund.
Faced with growing protests against his government and a faltering economy, Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez has tightened his chokehold on local media, driving some network chiefs into exile.
Rio de Janeiro-based equity investor RioFilme has launched a pioneering cinema circuit in the city's hillside slums, or favelas.
Univision Communications has tapped former AOL and NBC Universal TV exec Randy Falco for a newly created position of exec VP and chief operating officer as it continues to strengthen its management…
Talks are under way to bring Off Broadway one-woman show "They Call Me La Lupe," starring "Dexter's" Lauren Velez as the titular character, to the bigscreen.