PARIS -- Luc Besson is to write and direct an English-language, live-action adaptation of the sci-fi comicbook series "Valerian."
After two years of losses, Luc Besson's EuropaCorp hit breakeven for the financial year ended March 31, posting a €100,000 ($124,600) net profit.
Vivendi chief exec Jean-Bernard Levy is set to step down after a disagreement with the board of the French media and telco conglom over strategy. Jean-Francois Dubos, Vivendi's general counsel, will…
MADRID -- Luis Tosar ("Miami Vice") will star in "El Nino," a Gibraltar Straits-set action thriller that is one of the biggest Spanish films prepping production for 2013.
MADRID -- New U.S. indie distrib Artsploitation Films has closed all U.S. rights on "Vanishing Waves," a sci-fi romance helmed by Lithuania's Kristina Buozyte, and sold by Matteo Lovadina's Reel…
MADRID -- Cannes Marche du Film's Producers Network and Argentina's Ventana Sur have inked a strategic alliance with Spain's San Sebastian Festival, forging a film business triangle for Latin America…
Miami-based Somos TV acquired U.S. pay TV rights to five Spanish films, led by Eduard Cortes' adventure pic "Winning Streak" as the 7th Madrid de Cine-Spanish Film Screenings wrapped Wednesday.
MADRID -- Box office for Spanish movies in foreign markets leapt 100% last year to €185 million ($233 million), powered by films by world-class auteurs produced or co-produced out of Spain.
MADRID -- Miguel Angel Vivas, winner of the horror feature and directing prizes at the 2010 Austin Fantastic Festival for "Kidnapped," is teaming with screenwriter Alberto Marini ("Sleep Tight") on…
MADRID -- Initiative Cinema One has acquired all French rights to "The Body," the latest psychological thriller from Rodar y Rodar, the Barcelona-based producer of "The Orphanage" and "Julia's Eyes."
MADRID -- HBO has acquired U.S. pay TV and VOD rights to Alberto Rodriguez's Tribeca Competition player "Unit 7," a highlight at the Spanish Film Screenings, which bowed Monday.