The Weinstein Co. has picked up all U.S. rights to Spanish thriller "El rey de la montana" (The King of the Hill), which world preemed in Toronto's Discovery section Saturday.
New Line is in advanced negotiations to take U.S. remake rights to Spanish-language chiller "The Orphanage," with Guillermo del Toro attached to produce the Stateside redo.
Fernando Bovaira has ankled as director of contents at Spanish TV giant Sogecable to become an independent producer.
Liv Ullmann and Richard Gere will receive career achievement Donostia Awards at this month's 55th San Sebastian Film Festival.
Pedro Almodovar has put aside long-mooted vengeance tale "La piel que habito" at least temporarily and is now focusing on an original screenplay as the possible basis of his next film, with a…
Romanian helmer Cristian Mungiu's abortion drama "4 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days" has added to its Cannes Palme d'Or triumph by winning the film of the year prize from the Intl. Federation of Film Critics.
Spanish production house Kanzaman Productions has taken a co-production stake in the $17 million romantic comedy "My Life in Ruins," toplining Nia Vardalos, star and writer of "My Big Fat Greek…
The first production investment of the Weinstein Co. and Costantini Films Latin Film Fund, Jose Padilha's "Tropa de Elite" ("Elite Squad"), will world preem Sept. 20 as the opener at the Rio Film…
Top Spanish distribution house Sogepaq has taken international rights outside North America and Mexico to Gael Garcia Bernal's feature film directorial debut "Deficit."
Solidifying his status in the hierarchy of the Cannes Film Festival, Thierry Fremaux has been upped from artistic director to delegate general of the world's highest-profile fest.
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