"Mamma Mia!" will open the 34th Deauville American Film Festival on Sept. 5. Helen Hunt's "Then She Found Me" closes the fest on Sept. 14.
Prisa, Spain's biggest media group, has gained a nine-month breathing space in its efforts to sell off its Digital Plus pay TV business.
The Seville European Film Festival will screen tributes to David Lean and Spanish director-producer Jose Luis Borau, plus a Focus Europe panorama of recent films from Denmark.
As Spain totes up the damage from Hollywood's writers strike in ratings for U.S. shows and ad revenues, it's clear the fallout will also extend to the upcoming season.
Telemundo Intl. prexy Marcos Santana, one of the TV industry's biggest ambassadors for Latino product, will deliver his personal vision of Spain's TV market and burgeoning production sector at…
New Spanish production shingle Atlantia Canarias is teaming with L.A. producers Branko Lustig ("Schindler's List," "Gladiator") and John Kelly ("The Black Dahlia") for a remake of "Papillon."
The European Commission approved Thursday a French government one-off bailout of pubcaster France Televisions E150 million ($237.3 million).
A strong dose of Gallic genre, led by cause celebre "Martyrs," features prominently in competition at the 41st Sitges Intl. Film Festival of Catalonia, Europe's biggest genre pic event.
Gallic actress Laetitia Casta has joined Fanny Ardant, Lee Kang-sheng and Jean-Pierre Leaud in the Louvre-set "Visages" (Face), the next film from tearaway Taiwanese director Tsai Ming-liang.
France's Canal Plus Group has extended Canal Plus On Demand, its catch-up TV service, to include all the French and European films pre-bought by Canal Plus.