Leonor Varela, Chile's biggest young femme star, is set to topline romantic boxing biopic "Pega, Martin, Pega," (Hit 'em, Martin, Hit 'em), the true-life story of the rise, fall and recovery of…
Spanish production house Continental is joining Buenos Aires-based Delta Prods. to co-produce Uruguayan helmer Carlos Ameglio's second pic "Resurrectores" (Resurrectors), a perverse supernatural…
Spain's Wanda Vision and Argentina's Historias Cinematograficas have teamed to produce hermaphrodite drama "XXY," the feature film debut of Argentinian screenwriter Lucia Puenzo.
With the race for the Palme d'Or reaching its climax, film execs have been searching for any edge over rivals, from marketing campaigns to lavish parties.
Warner Bros.' numero uno in Spain, Enrique Posner, has ankled as general manager of Warner Bros. Pictures Intl., Spain. Sources at Cannes attributed Posner's resignation to his desire to set up his…
Tuesday's Europe Day was supposed to climax with Time Warner, France Telecom, the BBC, Vivendi and EMI Music, among other companies, signing a new European Charter for Film Online.
Madrid-based production house KanZaman has attached U.S. screenwriter Neil Cohen ("24") to "The Travel Agent," a $20 million-$25 million Sarajevo-set romantic thriller.
Spanish actress Elena Anaya will play the femme lead in John Winter's arthouse drama "The Floating World," from Wintertime Films and Walker Films and sold by Lightning Ent.
Japanese production house AMG, headed by prexy/CEO Akifumi Sugihara, has boarded Joao Jardim's upcoming docu, "Guardians of the Samba" as a co-production partner. Production companies include…
RB Cinema I Funcine, Brazil's first equity investment film fund using the country's film tax incentives, unveiled the first three films it will invest in, in Cannes on Monday.
First, the bad news. The writing's been on the wall for months, but European Media Commissioner Viviane Reding confirmed here Tuesday that the Media Program's new budget is far less than she had…