Spanish cinema admissions rose 7.9% to 48.8 million in the first half of this year, halting four consecutive years of tumbling ticket sales at Spanish theaters, according to Spain's FECE Federation…
Warner Bros. Pictures has optioned the U.S. remake rights for Argentinean comedy "A Boyfriend for My Wife."
Radu Muntean ("Boogie," "The Paper Will Be Blue"), one of the leading lights of Romania's new wave, has drawn down Euros 250,000 ($350,000) from ad agency giants McCann Erickson and Optimedia to make…
Gerardo E. Dominguez's L.A.-based Goldmine Pictures has acquired all North American rights to Colombian drama-thriller "La Milagrosa," which is sold by Guido Rud's FilmSharks Intl.
Sara Silveira's Sao Paulo, Brazil-based Dezenove Som e Imagens, the company behind "Cinema, Aspirins and Vultures," will produce "Hard Labor," a social suspenser that sometimes comes close to a…
French broadcaster TF1 and Gallic film producer-distributor UGC have officially inked to partner in international sales and Gallic distribution as well as co-produce movies.
Argentina's Rizoma Films, producer of "It's Not You, It's Me" and Berlin grand jury prize winner "Gigante," is producing "Leones," the first pic at a new low-budget label.
The European Commission signed off Thursday on France's tax rebates for foreign shoots -- meaning the rebates will likely be available in the fall.
Pan-European TV shingle Banijay Entertainment has bought a 50% stake in Germany's Brainpool TV. Price was not disclosed.
Digital 3-D system company Xpand has teamed with Barcelona-based firm Vercine to launch a new film distribution operation in Spain from September.
Spanish director Fernando Trueba, who won the foreign-language Oscar in 1994 for "Belle Epoque," is set to helm French-language pic "L'Artiste et son modele."