Geraldine Chaplin will receive a lifetime achievement award at the seventh Malaga Spanish Film Festival, based on her contribution to world cinema and Spanish films.
Berlin Silver Bear winner Daniel Burman ("Lost Embrace") is prepping a "Gangs of Buenos Aires." The 1920s-set, "Raquel Liberman -- A Polish Grandmother" plumbs the makings of modern Argentina.
Pedro Almodovar's "Bad Education" will open the 57th Cannes Film Festival, organizers announced Friday. In a statement, the acclaimed Spanish helmer said he felt an "adolescent joy" at opening the…
Brothers Ferran Viladevall and Carlos Viladevall Passola are launching the Film Machine as an indie genre pic production label. Ferran Viladevall said the company is working on a first project, an…
Spanish pay TV leader Sogecable looks to be making the numbers after pulling through the most complicated merger in Spanish TV history.
Columbia TriStar Films Spain has inked to handle theatrical and DVD/video distribution for Spain on five productions from Kanzaman, one of Spain's busiest international producers,
Sony Pictures Intl. Television has signed a $10 million international distribution deal on a minimum six TV movies from Spain's DrimTim.
History, it's generally agreed, is written by its winners. But in Latin America, it's often written by its writers. For example, the standard work on Dominican dictator Rafael Trujillo -- gunned down…
Widening its media brief, Ele Juarez's production and distribution company Intuition Films has inked with documaker Coleccion Inmortales to rep its U.S. sales and act as its consultant for the…
Midway through the Berlin Film Festival, there have been few big acquisition deals on films in competition. Yet the halls of the fest's arthouse minimart, the European Film Market, were bustling by…
The export health of the European film industry depends alarmingly on an Oxford University graduate, screenwriter-come-director Richard Curtis, Cambridge graduate James Bond, and English schoolboy…