Chile contributes half of the Latin American films chosen for this year's Films in Progress showcase at the Toulouse Rencontres Cinemas d'Amerique Latine.
BARCELONA — Producer and development exec Pere Roca has been tapped as director of Spanish pubcaster RTVE's new cultural channel.
Maintaining his one pic per year output, Catalan auteur Ventura Pons ("Barcelona (a Map)," "Idiot Love") is readying drama "Forasteros."
The 11th Malaga Film Festival, Spain's main showcase for homegrown talent, unveiled its 15-pic official competition on Tuesday. Nine movies are first fiction features.
Buena Vista Intl. will distribute Ramon Costafreda's "Wrap Up" in Argentina, Uruguay and Chile.
Marc du Pontavice's Paris-based Xilam Animation has closed a bunch of broadcasting deals for the third season of cat saga "Oggy."
Manuel Gutierrez Aragon's "Todos estamos invitados" (We're All Invited) will open the 11th Malaga Spanish Film Festival, the country's biggest showcase for local films, as a world preem April 4.
Spanish mini-major Filmax Entertainment has pulled down a e12 million ($18.2 million) credit line from Spain's state-backed ICO finance agency to help bankroll its 2008 production slate and…
The government of Catalonia has teamed with local pubcaster TVC to create a Euros 7.4 million ($11.1 million) film fund.
Daniel Bruehl has committed to topline "14," to be directed by Andrucha Waddington and produced by Antena 3 Films, Ikiru, El Toro Films and Brazil's Conspiracao.
Filmax Intl. has closed international rights on Francisco Javier Gutierrez's "Before the Fall," the first fruit of Antonio Banderas' new Andalusian talent push.