Filmmaker Gus Van Sant will receive a retrospective tribute at Spain's eighth Las Palmas Film Festival, which runs March 16-24. Tribute is part of an ongoing fest focus, Novisimos USA, now in its…
New Spanish broadcaster Cuatro has acquired 96 episodes of anime-style toon skein "Pretty Cure," produced by Japan's Toei Animation. The high school supergirl action thriller will air at a peak…
Pedro Almodovar's "Volver" is one of three pics placed on Spain's short list for its foreign-language Oscar entry.
Two shows by U.K. celebrity chef Jamie Oliver, "Jamie's Great Italian Escape" and "Jamie's School Dinners" have been licensed to Spain's Localia TV, Fremantle International Distribution announced…
BRB Internacional, one of Spain's foremost TV toon production and distribution houses, has unveiled two short format series: "The Imp" and "Angus & Cheryl," both developed by BRB's creative arm…
Helmer Darren Aronofsky will attend Sitges' 39th Intl. Film Festival of Catalonia to present his latest pic, "The Fountain," in the fest's main Fantastic Premiere sidebar.
Pedro Almodovar's "Volver" has been awarded the Grand Prix for film of the year from the Intl. Federation of Film Critics. Award will be presented at the opening gala of the 54th San Sebastian Film…
Nine of the most notable pics selected this year by Sundance, Cannes, Berlin and Venice fests will make up the Pearls showcase, part of the Zabaltegi sidebar at the 54th San Sebastian Intl. Film…
Spain's Constitutional Court has authorized Baltazar Garzon, a judge at its Audiencia Nacional, to reopen the case against former Italo prime minister Silvio Berlusconi for tax evasion and false…
Barcelona-based indie distribution house Manga Films has been acquired by Spanish media company Avanzit.
Spanish pubcaster Radio Television Espanola will cut 4,150 jobs, slashing its workforce to 6,500.