For its 56th edition, the San Sebastian Intl. Film Fest has packed its main competish with big-name auteurs: Michael Winterbottom ("Genova"), Kim Ki-duk ("Dream"), Daniel Burman ("The Empty Nest")…
Known as Spain's Sundance, Gijon boasts a rich Argentine presence at this year's edition.
Spanish festival San Sebastian rounded out its Zabaltegi New Directors section on Friday, leaning heavily on pics plying various forms of social realism.
U.S. filmmaker Charles Burnett will be the first subject of Wide Angle, a new sidebar at next month's 34th Deauville American Film Festival, created to highlight an original figure in American cinema.
Heddy Honigmann's "El Olvido," Christian Poveda's "La Vida loca" and Enrique Rivero's "Parque Via" will screen at San Sebastian's Horizontes Latinos panorama of contempo Latin America movie-making.
Vereda Filmes, Brazil's biggest sales company, has inked to handle overseas rights on helmer Breno Silveira's "Once Upon a Time in Rio" and helmer Mauro Lima's "My Name Ain't Johnny."
Celluloid Dreams has inked to handle international sales on a pair of Venice competition films that focus on contempo social ills in Brazil.
Spanish telco Telefonica is revamping its triple play package in order to give away its Internet TV practically free-of-charge.
Kiefer Sutherland starrer ``Mirrors,'' from Los Angeles-based Gallic helmer Alexandre Aja, will open Spain's Sitges Film Festival of Catalonia, Europe's biggest genre pic event.
Betina Goldman's London-based One-Eyed Films has taken international rights to "No morire sola" (I Will Never Die Alone), from Argentinian horror outfit Paura Flics, a young and prolific genre pic…
Wide Management, Loic Magneron's Paris-based production and sales company, has sold Locarno Open Doors player "Cuando me toque a mi" (When My Time Comes) to the Global Film Initiative in an all…