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.
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With its "Ugly Betty" revamp preeming in China on Sunday, Mexico broadcast giant Televisa is setting up four more production deals on the mainland.
Roberto Schneider's period drama "Arranancame la vida" (Tear Up My Life) is Mexico's entry into the running for a foreign language Oscar slot.
Mexico's top broadcaster Televisa launched a pair of Internet portals Friday that are designed to open the online floodgate to the conglom's vast library.
By maintaining a careful balancing act between bigger-budget and indie films, Gussi topper Altamirano has guided this decades-old regional distributor to consistent success, typically outgunning…
Looking to diversify auds' options, Mexican loop Cinemex is teaming up with theatrical shingle TAC Prods. to offer a novel blend of stage and screen.
The Mexican state of Jalisco, home to the Guadalajara Film Festival, will be one of the first in the nation to fund film production via a local subsidy.
The sixth Morelia Film Festival, Mexico's showcase for new and emerging filmmakers, is growing in scale with 85 pics in competition, up 10% on 2007.