Woody Allen and Oliver Stone dominated the first weekend of the 52nd San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival, which has gotten off to its strongest start in years.
Completion finance meets -- think Rotterdam's trailblazing CineMart -- usually have producers seeking coin to begin a film.
One figure dominated Friday's opening day at the 52nd San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival: Woody Allen.
In a move that creates a new buyer for U.S. movies in Spain, while opening up financing sources for local production, one of Spain's biggest publishing congloms, the Zeta Group, is launching a film…
The biggest film festival in the Spanish-speaking world gets under way today, bolstered by the strongest selection in several years. The official competition for the 52nd San Sebastian Film Festival…
One of Spain's most popular upscale directors, Fernando Leon, has initiated principal photography on his follow-up to the Javier Bardem-starrer "Mondays in the Sun."
After two years of year-to-year declines in cinema admissions, the tide in Spain has turned. According to Nielsen EDI, local B.O. over the first eight months of 2004 was up 9% to E433 million ($534.6…
Spanish sales company Sogepaq has licensed Alejandro Amenabar's Venice prize-winner "The Sea Inside" to a raft of territories, playing off its competish screenings at the Venice Intl. Film Festival.
Underscoring its new policy of third-party pick-ups, Filmax Intl. has acquired international distribution rights to Pau Freixa's merchant ship thriller, "Camara oscura" (Deadly Cargo).
Spain's commercial broadcasters have had a sun-kissed summer. Telecinco and Antena 3 posted some of the best figures for operating cash flow in recent Euro broadcasting memory: 43% for Telecinco and…
One of Spain's biggest sales companies, Filmax Intl., has taken worldwide distribution rights outside Spain on "Hypnos," the DeAPlaneta-produced feature debut of TV director David Carreras.