In a pioneering deal, Italian pubcaster RAI and Spanish production house the Europroducciones Group have inked a wide-ranging framework acquisition, production and distribution alliance.
Giant Spanish pubcaster RTVE has a new topper -- the hearty, well-liked Manuel Perez Estremera, director of TV arm TVE.
Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's Madrid-based shingle El Deseo is entering TV production with its first dramedy series, "Mujeres" (Women). Skein is about a grandmother, fortysomething mother and teen…
Two pics from Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's El Deseo, Gerardo Olivares' "Caravana" and Larry Levene's "Cesar y Zain," will compete in the documentary section of the eighth Malaga Spanish Film…
For four years, Spanish cablers Ono and Auna have been conducting an on-off courtship. Last November, Auna proposed to Ono, offering E2.45 billion ($3.18 billion) for its company. Now, Ono is wooing…
Two pics from Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's El Deseo, Gerardo Olivares' "Caravana" and Larry Levene's "Cesar y Zain," will compete in the official documentary section of the eighth Malaga Spanish…
Italian production-distribution house Mikado Films has joined one of the biggest Spanish productions of the year, Vicente Aranda's highly sexed historical romp "Tirante el Blanco."
Suggesting an emerging film-making vibrancy in smaller Latin American countries, the Toulouse Rencontres Cinemas d'Amerique Latine and the San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival have selected two films…
And now there are three. Start-up free-to-view digital terrestrial television (DTT) operator Net TV filed an application Friday with Spain's industry minister Jose Montilla to broadcast in analog.
Mariano Barroso's Cuban-set thriller "Hormigas en la boca" (Ants in the Mouth) will open the eighth Malaga Spanish Film Festival, Spain's biggest film event dedicated to its national cinema.
"It warms the cockles of my heart!" exclaims cinema booker Roberto Bayon, commenting on two foreign-lingo art films -- "The Downfall" and "The Chorus" -- making Spain's top 10 over March 4-6.