Spain's Drive Entertainment is shifting into a higher gear. Disney has closed Latin American and Spanish rights on Chilean helmer Nicolas Lopez's "Santos," a e5 million ($6.4 million) superhero spoof…
Notro Films, one of Spain's top boutique film distribution houses, has been bought by burgeoning Spanish film and TV player Avanzit.
The number of shoots hosted by Spain's southern region of Andalusia doubled in the past two years, rising from 415 in 2004 to 863, according to figures released by the Andalusia Film Commission.
Economist and academic Antoni Llado has been named director of the Catalan Institute of Cultural Industries, one of the most powerful state posts in Spain's film industry. Org is the country's second…
Intimist portraits and the re-examining of recent historical events were two trends among feature-length docu projects pitched at the 10th edition of DocsBarcelona, which wrapped Sunday.
Spain is finally offering cash incentives for big international shoots. And the amounts in question are not just chicken feed. Launched Jan. 22 by the government of Valencia, they offer up to e5.4…
New Paris-based sales agent Coach 14 has taken worldwide rights to Jeff Nichols' blood feud drama "Shotgun Stories," which world preems in Berlin's Forum sidebar next month.
Spain's uphill battle against piracy is getting steeper. The reason: small modem-like boxes, with remote controls and a computer USB plugs. Sold in department stores, they sport names like Best Buy's…
MADRID -- Never say never again. A year ago Maurizio Carlotti, CEO of Spanish broadcasting group Antena 3, declared he would "never" buy new key product from the Spanish producers then prepping rival…
Susan Sarandon will be feted at the 8th Las Palmas Intl. Film Festival, which runs March 16-24.
Three novels tubthumped at Barcelona's 2nd MIDA Ibero-American Audiovisual Rights Market have been optioned by Spanish pic producers for big screen adaptations.