TV miniseries "Alakrana," and features "Stone" and "Jerry Cotton" proved standouts over the first weekend of a rebooted Valencia Mostra.
As a distribution launch pad, Spain's straightest-arrow art fest has always courted upscale talents: Goran Paskaljevic has won three times, Ken Loach twice.
For Spain's defiantly dressed-down film industry, an early July seminar in Madrid offered an extraordinary sight: rows of suits, including bankers, lawyers, accountants and tax gurus.
A look at changes, developments and new trends in the Spanish film industry through a trio of pics.
Time Warner and Comcast in June made waves in the U.S. as they promoted their TV Everywhere concept, linking Web content to cable subscriptions.
Shown as a promo reel at Cannes and directed by Daniel Monzon ("The Kovak Box"), prison thriller "Cell 211" follows such Telecinco-backed hits as "The Orphanage" and "Pan's Labyrinth."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$255.2M Disney 26.88%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$148.5M Paramount Pictures 28.38%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$18.5M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.30%