Unspooling in late November, the Gijon Festival, Spain's premier indie film event, is a rigorously programmed Spanish Sundance -- though admittedly with all-night partying -- claiming high-profile…
In one fell swoop, cozy, quaint Asturias is trying to forge a small but vibrant film, TV and contents industry fit for a high-tech, biz-morphing new world.
Spanish sales consortium Latido Films has licensed Australian rights on Dan Cox's docu biopic "Running With Arnold" to distribution house Madman.
Producer Donald K. Ranvaud has teamed with longtime Italian producer-distributor Silvio Sardi Communications and London-based indie film company Max Pictures to launch the Miami-based production…
Spain's balance of payments is one of Europe's worst. Film reflects only a somewhat better picture.
Twentieth Century Fox has taken North American rights to "Gospel Hill," the first fully financed project from the Los Angeles-based production company Deko Ent.
Moctesuma Esparza's Latino market specialists Maya Entertainment has created an international co-production division, backed by $100 million in loan financing from Cardinal Pointe Film Finance, Maya…
Notro Films Intl. has licensed its Cannes 2006 Directors' Fortnight player, "Honor de cavalleria" (Honor of the Knights), to the U.K.'s Soda Films.
Best-selling Spanish novel "Cold Skin" has taken its first step toward the bigscreen with KanZaman tying down movie adaptation rights to the Antarctic Island sci-fi action thriller.
Alberto Canizares has ankled as general manager of Aurum Prods. Aurum ranks as one of Spain's leading independent distribution houses and is a sister company to the U.K.'s Momentum Pictures.
Spanish production house Morena Films, the producer of pics by Oliver Stone and Carlos Saura, has boarded "Leopardo al sol" (Leopard in the Sun), the upcoming film from Argentinean helmer Adrian…