Spain delivered the madre of all box-office grosses in 2009, an all-time record of around Euros675 million ($965.25 million), according to Nielsen EDI in Spain.
Pablo Trapero's "Carancho" and Pablo Stoll's "Tres" are among 40 co-productions that will receive coin from film fund Ibermedia.
Pilar Lopez de Ayala ("Mad Love") and Ricardo Trepa are attached to topline "The Strange Case of Angelica," the next feature by Portuguese helmer Manoel de Oliveira, who turned 101 on Friday.
Spain's Vertice 360 film and TV holding will merge its two distribs, Notro and Manga, to create Vertice Cine.
Two Spanish movies are rewriting recent B.O. record books in the territory.
Four first films and five second ones feature in the 12-title competish lineup of the 35th Huelva Ibero-American Film Festival.
"Harragas," an immigration drama helmed by Algeria's Merzak Allouache, won the Golden Palm Tree and E40,000 ($60,000) at the 30th Valencia Mostra, which wrapped Saturday.
Woody Allen's London-set movie "You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger" will be co-produced by Antena 3 Films, the pic production arm of Spanish broadcaster Antena 3.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media