MADRID -- Max von Sydow, the face of Swedish acting down the decades, received France's Legion d'honneur, its highest distinction, in a ceremony Wednesday at the Lumiere 2012-Grand Lyon Festival.
Mark Strong ("Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy"), Brian Cox ("The Bourne Supremacy") and Taissa Farmiga ("American Horror Story") will star in Spanish helmer Jorge Dorado's "Mindscape."
Spain's debt-crunched government committed Tuesday to honor subsidies for local films, hitting back at mounting industry fears that the public film funding system is on the verge of collapse.
LYON, France -- Celebrating movie classics, restorations and re-issues, France's 4th Lumiere-Grand Lyon Film Festival kicks off Monday with Jerry Schatzberg's 1973 Palme d'Or winner "The Scarecrow,"…
MADRID -- Juan Antonio Bayona's post-tsunami drama "The Impossible" has scored the biggest four-day opening ever in Spain.
SITGES -- Leos Carax's surrealistic dramedy "Holy Motors" swept Catalonia's 45th Sitges Festival awards Saturday, collecting film, director and Sitges' Critics and Silver Melies Awards.
MADRID -- One of Latin America's best-known actors, Diego Luna ("Y tu mama tambien," "Elysium"), is teaming with TV giants Televisa and Colombia's RTI Prods. to adapt one of Latin America's greatest…
MADRID -- Cohen Media Group has acquired all U.S. rights to Pablo Berger's black-and-white silent cinema tribute "Blancanieves," Spain's entry for the foreign-language Oscar.
PARIS -- Gaiam Vivendi Ent. has inked an all-rights U.S. deal with Studiocanal on Spanish toonpic "Tad, the Lost Explorer."
Following up her Emmy for "Game Change," Julianne Moore has booked a seat on "Non Stop," a movie that reteams "Unknown's" Liam Neeson, helmer Jaume Collet-Serra, Joel Silver and Studiocanal.
SITGES -- Distributor Luis Froes and producer Luis Galvao Teles have launched Portuguese distribution house, Outsider Films.