Michel Franco's study of violence, "After Lucia" won Un Certain Regard Prize on Saturday.
BARCELONA -- ASC Distribution has closed all Gallic rights to emigration drama "Aqui y Alla," which on Thursday nabbed the 51st Cannes Critics' Week top nod, the Nespresso Grand Prix.
A look a Spanish filmmakers on the cusp of the big time
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
MADRID -- The world's diminishing ranks of art-house players has gained an addition: Spain's Vertice Sales, the international licensing arm of production-distribution-facilities conglom Vertice 360.
BARCELONA -- Spain's A Contracorriente Films has picked up all Spanish rights to Mexico-shot "Here and There," Antonio Mendez's opera prima, which was selected Monday in Cannes' Critics' Week.
MADRID -- Spain's Elena Anaya ("The Skin I Live In") will play the femme lead in action-thriller "Inertia," which is directed by Gonzalo Lopez-Gallego ("Apollo 18," "King of the Hill").
MADRID -- Battered by crisis, piracy and soft numbers, Spanish box office nosedived a hefty 18.4% to Euros138.7 million ($181.7 million) in the last quarter, January through March, Rentrak confirmed…
Fledgling Catalan distrib Alfa Pictures has nabbed Spanish rights to "Madrid, 1987," "Pet Pals and Marco Polo's Code" and "Girimunho."