Spanish critics call Andreu Buenafuente "the Latino Letterman." It's only partly hype. Terrestrial commercial broadcaster Antena 3's latenight chat show "Buenafuente" pulls in 1.5 million viewers…
A driving force behind Spanish conglom Prisa's Plural Entertainment, the first Spanish film company to have offices in the U.S. and Spain, has ankled. As general manager, Luis Fernandez was No. 2 and…
Downbeat pics won out at the 20th Cinema Jove Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped Saturday. Toronto fest player "The Forest for the Trees" by German first-time helmer Maren Ade scooped the top…
Spanish TV is getting a makeover.
In just a few years, Spanish billionaire Rosalia Mera has become a major media player. But few people are aware of the low-profile mogul's influence.
In a mouth-watering move for homevid aficionados, Pedro Almodovar is prepping in Spain a DVD collector's edition of his filmography.
The scene is set for a merger of production and facilities house Mediapro with the Arbol Group, the biggest TV fiction producer in the Spanish-speaking world, to create Spain's biggest independent…
Total B.O. in Spain plunged 9% during the January-May period to 242 million Euros ($298 million), compared to the first five months of 2004. Admissions fell by an even larger year-on-year margin of…
Shareholders at Spain's main pay TV operator, Sogecable, have underwritten a £185.0 million ($224.2 million) share issue. The capital increase is aimed at reducing financial costs. It redeems a…
If anyone thinks the European Union's constitution fiasco will weaken its resolve to protect its film and TV industries, they had better think again.
Spanish distribution and sales company Sogepaq notched up major territory deals at Cannes on its latest third-party pickup, "20 Centimeters," a transvestite comedy-cum-musical from Ramon Salazar.