The 40th edition Sitges Intl. Film Festival of Catalonia, Europe's biggest fantasy film event, underscored Spain's growing genre pic power.
Jordi Rediu and Norbert Llaras' Zip Films is readying a new Spanish distribution company and international sales agency, Zip Vision.
An enterprising Spanish region, Galicia, has created a risk capital film fund, targeting higher-budget films with home turf and international potential.
Julio Hernandez Cordon's "Gasolina" swept up three prizes at Films in Progress, in San Sebastian. Guatemalan pic nabbed the Industry Award, The Casa de America Aid to Post-production Award $14,000…
The star shuffled onto the stage. Flashlights popped. Security guards tensed. A posse of politicos stood reverently. Spain's minister of culture fanned the star furiously with her fushia abanico.
Catalan culture will be the guest of honor at the Frankfurt Book Fair Oct. 10-14.
Brazilian soccer star Ronaldinho tutors a circle of dumbstruck kids on how to penetrate a goalkeeper's mind when taking a penalty kick.
The best Catalan titles in production or on sale; production companies in parentheses, seller listed at end:
"Pérez, el ratoncito de tus sueños 2", "Campo Cerezo" y "El vestido" han obtenido una aportación económica del fondo de coproducción "Raíces". Es posible que a ellos se sume un cuarto proyecto.
Mahmoud Al Massad's "Recycle" and Annemarie Jacir's "The Salt of this Sea" shared top honors at an upbeat 3rd Cinema in Motion showcase, held Monday at the San Sebastian Festival. The section offers…
Las películas "Recycle," de Mahmoud Al Massad y "The Salt of This Sea," dirigida por Annemarie Jacir, compartieron los principales premios en la animada tercera edición de la muestra Cine en…