As local film production rises in Mexico, distribs are finding themselves cut out of the picture with three of the top four Mexican-made or co-produced films snapped up by major U.S. studio arms.
Led by robust growth in satellite, cable and telephony Televisa, one of the world's top producers of Spanish-language TV content, reported a hearty 21% leap in net sales Thursday to $958 million from…
Buoyed by Olympic Games coverage, Mexico's No. 2 broadcaster TV Azteca announced a 7% gain in net sales to $201 million in the third quarter this year.
Spanish-language family content shingle Todobebe is bringing its hit parenting show "Viva la Familia!" to Mexico in a deal with the nation's top broadcaster, Televisa.
Colombian pop crooner Juanes and German dark rockers Tokio Hotel dominated last night's MTV Latin America Awards held for the first time in Guadalajara, Mexico.
The Morelia Intl. Film Fest handed top honors to one of Mexico's most buzzed-about directors and a breakout female filmmaker in its closing ceremony Saturday night.
In stalls on the streets of Mexico, as on many around the world, the silk-screened image of Ernesto 'Che' Guevara is ubiquitous -- a fact on which director Steven Soderbergh is banking.
Three Latin American shingles are adapting Nobel Prize-winner Gabriel Garcia Marquez's narco epic "Noticias de un secuestro" (News of a Kidnapping) for the bigscreen.
MEXICO CITY With the preem of "Ugly Betty" in China last week, Mexican telenovela giant Televisa is setting up four more production deals on the mainland.
Uber-conglom Televisa once again will be the dominant force coming to Mipcom from Mexico, bolstered by a diversified catalog and plans to increase coproductions in the European market.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$3.7M Sony / TriStar 0.00%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$170.6M Disney -25.44%
Rio 23Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$49.3M Fox -28.83%