Serene love story "3-Iron," from South Korea's former wild child Kim Ki-duk, has won the film of the year Grand Prix from the Intl. Federation of Film Critics.
This year's lineup at San Sebastian's Films in Progress completion finance showcase includes two pics from Uruguay and one each from Ecuador and Chile -- a sign of increased filmmaking vitality in…
Leading Spanish distrib and international sales house Sogepaq has taken overseas sales rights and domestic video on a five-pic package from Spanish production company Tesela.
Fifteen years after Julio Medem and Alejandro Amenabar burst through, Spain's getting another generational makeover. Nobody's talking about a Spanish Nueva Ola. There's no radical break in styles.
Lee Daniels' crime thriller "Shadowboxer" and "Stoned," Steve Woolley's drama about the death of Rolling Stone Brian Jones, are among the titles entered for the Altadis New Directors award at next…
Spanish sales consortium Latido has taken worldwide rights outside Argentina to Falklands War drama "Iluminados por el fuego" (Blessed by Fire), which will screen in official competition at San…
Leading Spanish distribution and international sales house Sogepaq has taken overseas sales rights and domestic video on a five-pic package from Spanish prodco Tesela, including "El viento" (The…
Two personal movies by mavericks -- Terry Gilliam's "Tideland," and Michael Winterbottom's "A Cock and Bull Story" -- lead the competition lineup at the upcoming San Sebastian Film Festival.
The world's oldest jobbing film director, Portugal's 96-year-old Manoel de Oliveira, will shoot a sequel to Luis Bunuel's tale of high-class prostitution, sadism and sexual liberation, "Belle de…
Maintaining its emphasis on homegrown films, the San Sebastian Film Festival has unveiled five Spanish productions joining fest opener "Obaba," from Spaniard Montxo Armendariz, in official…
Portugal and Spain are celebrated for sharing a common border and a mutual indifference. That may now be changing, including in film and TV.