Katia Machado's Rio-based Passaro Films is lining up its production slate, playing off heightened finance opportunities in Brazil.
MADRID -- Paramount's 3D toon "Tad, the Lost Explorer" has discovered box office gold in Spain. A comedy-adventure yarn about a construction worker who becomes a daredevil treasure hunter in Peru…
SITGES -- Helmer Kristina Buozyte's sci-fi love story "Vanishing Waves," which won Europe's Golden Melies Thursday night at Sitges, has begun to close sales worldwide, rolling off its four prizes at…
SITGES -- In now near-hallowed tradition, the 45th Sitges Film Festival opened Thursday with one of the biggest Spanish genre films of the year: Oriol Paulo's "The Body," from Barcelona's Rodar y…
SITGES -- Despite swingeing subsidy cuts this April, movies are still being put into production in Spain.
MADRID -- Continuing its roll-out across Europe, AMC Networks' Sundance Channel has launched in Spain on regional cabler Euskatel and on Romania's UPC, AMC/Sundance Channel Global announced Tuesday.
SAN SEBASTIAN -- Thierry Lenouvel's Paris-based Cine Sud Promotion, an indefatigable co-producer with Latin America, has boarded Nicolas Pereda's family drama-cum-road movie "Cuando los caballos…
SAN SEBASTIAN -- Julieta Zylberberg ("The Invisible Eye") and Maricel Alvarez ("Biutiful") will star in "My Park Friend," a comedy from Argentina's Ana Katz, one of its best-known young distaff…
Genre auteurs show the way through industry's rampant recession
Helmer-scribe Francois Ozon's high-school thriller "In the House" won the Golden Shell for film on Saturday as the 60th San Sebastian's Film Festival came to a close.
SAN SEBASTIAN -- France's Urban Distribution Intl. will produce and sell Javier Fuentes-Leon's "The Vanished Elephant," a standout at San Sebastian's first Europe-Latin America Co-production Forum.