Florida-based content and network provider Olympusat has tapped former Lionsgate exec Arturo Chavez for the position of general manager of its Hispanic owned and operated networks.
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20th Century Fox has picked up the North American rights to Peruvian CGI animated pic "The Dolphin, Story of a dreamer."
Leading U.S. Hispanic web Univision managed to stem a downward slide in revenues in its third quarter financial results. Net revenue for the period rose 1.4% to $526.8 million from $519.4 million for…
Latin American indies continue to struggle against the dominance of Hollywood blockbusters, which crowd out smaller pics from limited exhibition space.
Sony Pictures Television has upped Russell Kline to senior VP of channel operations, Latin America.
Buoyed by a vibrant film scene and savvy government aid, the tiny South American nation of Uruguay has started to draw international attention.
Maya Entertainment is boarding the video-on-demand wagon by striking a pact with In Demand Networks to deliver its growing catalog of Latino pics to U.S. households.
The 13th Los Angeles Latino Film Festival will kick off Oct. 11 with Pedro Almodovar's "Broken Embraces."
Los Angeles-based indie distrib Veranda Entertainment has clinched a partnership deal with Hispanic news and information provider ImpreMedia.
NBC Universal's Spanish-language web Telemundo has bought a noncontrolling 40% stake in its Colombian partner RTI to launch RTI Prods.
Soxie Topacio's dark comedy "Grandfather Is dead" (Ded na si Lolo) trumped a slew of contenders to represent the Philippines in the hunt for a nomination for foreign-language film Oscar.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- Damien Chazelle Becomes Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History for ‘La La Land’
- ‘Moonlight’ Writers Dedicate Best Adapted Screenplay Win to the Underrepresented
- Viola Davis Becomes First Black Actor to Win an Oscar, Emmy & Tony