The breadth of Argentinian filmmaking and new Chilean talent were both on show Sunday at the Berlinale's New Works in Progress from Latin America event.
Cao Hamburger, helmer of Brazil's Competition contender "The Year My Parents Went On Vacation," is reteaming with brothers Fabiano and Ciao Gullane's Gullane Filmes for "ICU."
Once more into the saddle. Fifteen years after Morgan Freeman limned Ned Logan in "Unforgiven," Revelations, the production label of Freeman and Lori McReary, will co-produce oater "Moses Taite's…
Brazil is getting in on the film fund game. Risk capital firm Rio Bravo is partnering with Aracruz Celulose paper manufacturer and Brazil's state-backed BNDES bank to launch an equity investment film…
Rachida Saadi, one of the few femme film producers in Morocco, is directing her first movie, "The Road to Hope."
Guido Rud's Buenos Aires-based FilmSharks has taken worldwide sales rights outside Argentina to the "Big Chill"-ish "Regresados 82," from directorial duo Flavio Nardini and Cristian Bernard.
Paris-based Films Distribution has snapped up all rights outside Latin American to Cao Hamburger's "The Year My Parents Went on Vacation," which screened in the Competition Friday.
Spain's Sogepaq has closed first international pre-sales on "Caotica Ana" (Chaotic Ana), the latest film from Julio Medem ("Sex and Lucia"), one of Spain's highest-profile auteurs.
Italy's Lucky Red, Ireland's Subotica and Catalonia's Ovideo have taken co-production roles in Manuel Gomez Pereira's romantic drama "El juego del ahorcado" (The Hanged Man), which is produced by…
Spain's Kanzaman has teamed with L.A.-based Nimbus Pictures to produce "Nuvolari," an action drama with political and romantic heft, about legendary Italian 1930s auto racer Tazio Nuvolari.