In its first major deal of the market, Spanish sales company Sogepaq has licensed all Italian rights on old-age romantic comedy "Elsa & Fred" to quality arthouse distribber Lady Film.
The model-turned-actress who was in "Love Actually," Sienna Guillory, is in advanced talks to topline Antonio Cuadri's "The Heart of the Earth," the latest addition to Spain's growing stable of…
Kim Ki-duk's minimalist love tale "The Bow," Werner Herzog's deep-space mockumentary "The Wild Blue Yonder" and Stuart Gordon's David Mamet adaptation "Edmond" will compete at the 21st Mar del Plata…
Tightening its ties in Mexico, Spain's Morena Films has joined "El carnaval de Sodom" (yes -- it's easily translated), which is billed as a moral farce and is helmed by Mexico's best-known vet auteur…
Egyptian media mogul Imad Adeeb keeps breaking his own records. In Berlin to promote Panaroma pic "The Yacoubian Building" -- at $4 million the most expensive Arab film to date -- Adeeb will nearly…
Former topper of Warner Bros.' Spanish production arm, Ana Amigo, has reactivated shingle Amigo Producciones.
France's Metropolitan has closed French rights to Valentia Pictures Moscow underground chiller "Moscow Zero," helmed by Maria Lidon.
Nicole Kidman will narrate "The Simon Wiesenthal Documentary" which has just been put into production by Moriah, the docu production arm of the Simon Wiesenthal Center.
Spanish sales consortium Latido has broadened its acquisitions policy, making its first ever non-Hispanic pickup by taking international rights to the Moroccan film "Heaven's Doors," which plays in…
In its biggest pickup ever, Spanish mini-major Filmax has acquired worldwide rights outside Italy and Spain to the $18 million Paz Vega- starrer, "Los Borgia" (The Borgias).
Andres Vicente Gomez's Lolafilms has greenlit Carlos Saura's "Io, Don Giovanni," the Spanish director's take on the life of Mozart librettist Lorenzo Da Ponte.