Emerging as one of the more fancied titles in this year's Berlin fest Panorama section, gay Basque drama "Ander" has attracted a flurry of late fest sales interest.
The Spanish film biz, which is staring into the abyss as local finance dries up and audiences shun its movies, is nervously analyzing the opening box office figures for Manuel Gomez Pereira's "El…
Producing partners Rory Kennedy and Liz Garbus will deliver a closing address on "Social Change Through Documentary" at Mipdoc, the market for docu features, specials and series that runs March 28-29…
Fresh off Sundance hit "Sin nombre," Mexico's production-distribution shingle Canana, founded by Pablo Cruz, Gael Garcia Bernal and Diego Luna, has inked with Spain's Irusoin to produce "Cefalopodo."
Francisco Ramos and Alejandro Ripstein are moving into pre-production on "Los Capos del norte," the first feature at their new Mexican shingle, Laberinto Films.
Argentina's K&S Films, owned by Oscar Kramer and Hugo Sigman, will produce new films by Ana Katz ("Musical Chairs," "A Wandering Bride") and Jorge Gaggero ("Live-In Maid"), two of Argentina's top…
Gallic mini-major StudioCanal, one of Europe's biggest film companies, has rolled out strong sales in Berlin on the Atom Egoyan-helmed thriller "Chloe."
Jaime Humberto Hermosilla ("Dona Herlinda and Her Son") will return to 35mm filmmaking after a batch of digital video pics with "Fetiche."
"Quemar las naves" (Burn the Bridges) was sold in Berlin by Mexican sales company Latinofusion to Germany (Pro-Fun Media) and the U.K. (Peccadillo Pics).
Amat Escalante, one of Mexico's top young auteurs ("Los Bastardos," "Sangre"), will begin shooting his next pic, "Heli," in October.