France's Pathe will take most French rights and international on "Whatever Lola Wants," a tale of East-West femme friendship and belly dancing from Moroccan helmer Nabil Ayouch.
Spain's Official Credit Institute (ICO), pubcaster RTVE and producers org Fapae have renewed a long-standing accord that will allow Spanish producers to draw up to E75 million ($92.1 million) in…
Pedro Almodovar's latest pic, femme comedy "Volver" starring Penelope Cruz and Carmen Maura, will bow March 17 in Spain, Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's production house El Deseo announced Friday.
Smash hit telenovela "Pasion de Gavilanes" (Hidden Passion) bowed out Jan. 19 in Spain with its final episode hitting a 27% share.
In 2006, Spain will discover whether size matters. Spain's powerful FAPAE producers association has launched an offensive to persuade the government to raise film tax breaks beyond currently…
Chema Rodriguez's documentary "Estrellas de la linea" (The Railroad All Stars), about a soccer team of Guatemalan sex workers, has been selected for the arthouse Panorama section at this year's…
Spanish production and services giant Mediapro and the Arbol Group, the biggest drama series producer in Spain, are merging to create a Spanish TV and film powerhouse.
Xilam Animation's kids toon series "Shuriken School" bowed on U.K. children's network CiTV Jan. 7. Aimed at 6-11s, "Shuriken" tracks the adventures of a 10-year-old Eixan Kaburagi at an impoverished…
Sony is repurposing Argentine fiction format "Los Simuladores" (The Simulators) for Spanish broadcaster Cuatro. Format turns on a team of four mercenaries who solve their clients' complaints via…
Spanish cinema attendance plunged 12.7% in 2005 with ticket sales dropping to 122.3 million, compared to 140.1 million in 2004, according to figures released Thursday by Nielsen EDI Spain.
Sony is reversioning U.S. sitcom "Married ... With Children" for new Spanish broadcaster Cuatro. Skein, called "Matrimonio con hijos" in Spanish, will air in primetime on Cuatro starting this spring…