Fox Warner Chile's first local release "El rey de los huevones" (The King of Idiots) has reigned over the box office since it opened two weeks ago (Aug. 31).
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Brazil's Fernando Meirelles ("The Constant Gardener") and his Sao Paulo-based 02 Films shingle are producing a TV spinoff of their feature "Antonia," now screening at the Toronto Film Festival.
Colombia has picked current blockbuster "Sonar no cuesta nada" (To Dream Costs Nothing) by Rodrigo Triana as its official entry to Oscar's foreign-language category.
Colombia's Caracol TV is giving viewers a chance to get off their sofas. Web is calling for aspiring actors to audition for the country's first interactive telenovela, set to debut Sept. 11.
Palm Pictures has picked up all North American rights to Carlos Bolado's "Solo Dios sabe" (Only God Knows), which premiered at January's Sundance Film Fest and opened July's New York Intl. Latino…
Venevision Intl., the Miami-based subsid of Venezuelan media conglom Cisneros Group, launches a 24-hour Spanish-language movie channel, VeneMovies, today. Cable giant Comcast and Midwest cabler…
Alfonso Cuaron's 1991 debut pic, "Solo con tu pareja" (Love in the Time of Hysteria), will finally hit U.S. screens, courtesy of IFC Films, which plans a limited release starting Sept. 20. The…
Under the iron hand of its polarizing left-wing prexy Hugo Chavez, Venezuela has been doing its darndest to boost its local film industry -- and make Hollywood pay dearly to do business there.
Chile's most prominent international film festival, Valdivia, gave its top Premio Pudu honor to Belgian pic "L'enfant," winner of the Palme d'Or at Cannes in 2005.
Not many pop idols can claim to have performed before the European Parliament, but that is exactly what Colombia crooner Juanes did April 19 when he had buttoned-up politicos swaying, clapping and…
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