Spain's Latido has sold Benelux rights on Andres Wood's Directors Fortnight closer "Machuca" to Claude Diouri's veteran distributor-exhibitor CNC.
Korean production/distribution house Chungeorahm Film is upping the ante on its inhouse production slate, prepping pics from two of the country's most prominent directors: Bong Joon-ho and Kim…
Coinciding with the official market debut of its sales arm, film investor and distributor Korean Pictures has added actioner "Fighter in the Wind" to its lineup at Cannes and is prepping an epic…
Siren Visual Entertainment will take homevideo rights for Australia and New Zealand on Celestial Shaw Brothers' martial arts films as well as its three-hour docu series "Cinema Hong Kong," about the…
Spanish mini-studio Filmax has attached Alejandro Toledo to helm the medieval epic "Capitan Trueno," one of the big Spanish productions being prepped for 2005.
Euro distribution consortium Indie Circle has acquired all rights to Pedro Almodovar's 1990 kidnap drama "Atame" (Tie Me Up, Tie Me Down) from Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's El Deseo production…
KanZaman, one of Spain's biggest international pic producers, has created production company Reino del Cielo to invest in both international productions and Spanish-lingo movies.
Antonio Banderas will receive this year's Gold Medal from the Spanish Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences "in recognition of his work propagating Spanish culture during a fruitful…
Underscoring its commitment to distribute films from any part of the world, German sales company Bavaria Film International has has added Cannes Directors Fortnight player "Maarek Hob" (In the…
French sales company Flach Pyramide Intl. has taken international rights outside Spain and the U.K. to Benito Zambrano's Cuban music scene pic "Habana Blues," follow-up to his acclaimed feature…