Spanish thesp Luis Tosar ("Cell 211," "Miami Vice") is attached to star in Spanish scaremaestro Jaume Balaguero's thriller "Flatmate."
Never mind the near-total lockout of French films in competition. In Berlinale biz terms, French companies will make many of the biggest announcements -- this year as last.
It's a sign of the times when quintessentially American producer Joel Silver is making his next film, "Unknown White Male," an entirely European co-production, in partnership with Germany's Studio…
Gallic mini-major Bac Films has taken French rights to crime comedy "Borderline," the next production from Gaul's Quad Films.
Gallic paybox Orange has amped up its quotient of comedy half-hours, acquiring Starz laffers "Head Case" and "Party Down" plus ABC's Courteney Cox starrer "Cougar Town."
Adolfo Blanco, one of Spain's most seasoned film execs, is returning to the frontline -- launching arthouse distribution shingle A Contracorriente Films.
Clint Eastwood's "Hereafter," Christopher Nolan's "Inception" and the Chris Meledandri-produced "The Lorax" are among five studio-set movies that will receive Gallic tax rebates for international…
Bucking the downward trend in the art pic market, Gallic sales agent Funny Balloons is bulking up, expanding staff and amping up its sales roster movie count.
HBO has taken 100% ownership of HBO Central Europe, buying out subsids of Sony Pictures Entertainment and Disney.
Days after Rodrigo Cortes' "Buried" sold North America to Lionsgate at Sundance for $3 million- $4 million, the market continues a feeding frenzy for thrillers from new talent in Spain.
The European Union has approved game-changing film subsidies for Spain that reward more commercially ambitious movies.