Antoni Badimon's Barcelona-based Baditri, one of Spain's best-known niche film distributors, is entering movie production.
Barcelona-based producer Paco Poch has teamed with Catalan entrepreneur and production manager Victor Cavaller to launch shingle Alicorn Films.
Miguel Angel Faura's Roxbury Pictures has boarded Juan Carlos Medina's "Insensibles" (Painless), one of the most-buzzed about psychological thrillers coming out of Catalonia.
Two radically different takes on violence, Paco Cabezas' "Carne de Neon" (Neon Flesh) and Miguel Angel Vivas' "Secuestrados" (Kidnapped), made much of the early running at the 43rd Sitges Festival…
Zentropa Intl. Spain is teaming with Spain's Public Frame, Canary Islands-based Muak Canarias and Chile's Goa Films on "Red Dog," a sci-fi psychological thriller.
Brit thesp Martin Freeman ("Sherlock") will co-star in "Animals," the feature debut of Catalan director Marcal Fores.
Last July, having just won Karlovy Vary's Crystal Globe for "The Mosquito Net," Catalan producer Lluis Minarro sat in a small Barcelona bistro.
A legendary beauty in her youth, she sought to succeed in a male world. After her husband's untimely death, she battled for power with her son and governed her family with an iron fist for more than…
Fantasy fest Sitges, flooded by submissions, has split its main section into two: Sitges 43 and Panorama, which are both competitive.
Iciar Bollain's "Tambien la lluvia" (Even the Rain) has been chosen by the Spanish Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences as Spain's foreign-language Oscar entry.
L.A.-based sales, distribution and production company FiGa Films has taken North American and international rights to romantic comedy "La Vida util" (A Useful Life) from noted Latin American helmer…