Throw away the old film festival rule book. The Paris-based Intl. Federation of Film Producers Assn. (FIAPF) which regulates film festivals worldwide is prepping a revolution in the rules that govern…
Fresh off "Hellboy," Guillermo del Toro's next film will be "The Pan's Labyrinth," a thriller set in 1942 Spain to be produced by Jorge Vergara and Alfonso Cuaron's Anhelo Prods.
Samantha Morton, Kiefer Sutherland and Cliff Curtis will topline Vincent Ward's epic period drama "River Queen," which is being sold by the Works.
Until recently the most popular Spanish pics on local TV were trips down a very long memory lane. In 2002, the highest-rated local pic on TV was 1974's "El calzonazos," starring the late comic ham…
Hybrid Pictures Intl. and Spanish production and sales company Bulbeck & Mas are teaming on an Argentine-Spanish co-production: "Four Stories."
Korean sales and financing company Cineclick Asia has closed major territory deals on Park Chan-wook's Cannes competition player "Old Boy," licensing all rights for Italy to Lucky Red, one of the…
Miramax Films has taken North American TV and home entertainment rights to toon pic "The Great North Pole Elf Strike," which is being made by Chris Walker's Modern Cartoons.
The Lanzarote Spanish Film Screenings has moved the dates for its sixth edition to Feb. 24-26 and enlarged its name to the Lanzarote Winter Spanish Film Screenings.
Helmer Roland Joffe is set to shoot "Marlowe," a fictionalized biopic of Christopher Marlowe, the British dramatist believed by some to have been Shakespeare's ghostwriter.
Spanish director Luna ("Whore," "Stranded") is prepping a new pic, the E10 million ($12 million) Moscow-set chiller "Moscow Zero." Film will mark the bow of a new production and sales company…
Lions Gate has acquired worldwide distribution rights, excluding Japan, to producer Taka Ichise's six-pic horror package "J-Horror Theater."