Jesus Polanco, founder and prexy of Prisa, Spain's biggest media company, has named his son, Ignacio Polanco Moreno, as his successor.
Adding to its trophy trawl, Elisabeth Scharang's "Mein Morder" (My Murderer) took best TV film at the 4th ZoomIgualada European TV Movies Festival, which wrapped Sunday.
Vocento, one of the leading Spanish media congloms, made its stock market debut on Spain's Ibex 35 bourse, launching a post-issue 18% of its capital.
Filmax Entertainment has inked with Virgin Play for international rights to a vidgame based on Filmax's "Donkey Xote" animated feature.
With seven debut features and four second movies, the Official Competition at the 32nd Huelva Ibero-American Film Festival has opened up to a generation of new Latin American filmmakers. Tuner comedy…
European TV movies come under the spotlight in what could be the only fest exclusively dedicated to the genre.
Top-selling Euro toon skein "Pocoyo" will debut this week on RTP2, the second channel of Portuguese pubcaster RTP. It will be broadcast twice a day throughout the week.
Franck Guerin's "Un jour d'ete" (A Summer Day), Elisabeth Scharang's "Mein Morder" (My Murderer) and Karim Dridi's "Gris Blanc" are among competition titles at the ZoomIgualada European TV Movies…
German shockers "Requiem" and "Rohtenburg (Grimm Love Story)" beat out strong Asian contenders "Exiled" and "The Host" for top kudos at the 39th Sitges Intl. Film Festival of Catalonia on Saturday.
Yan Fisher-Romanovsky and Thomas C. Dunn's Los Angeles-based Dream 7 has struck a production partnership with Barcelona-based Zip Films, headed by Jordi Rediu and Norbert Llaras.
One of Spain's best-known marketing execs, Ricardo Gil, the former director of marketing and public relations at Cinesa, a leading Spanish exhibition company, has created a new consulting company…