Spanish mini-major the Filmax Group has closed a co-production deal with Germany's Universum Film, owned by German giant Bertelsmann, on Brad Anderson's upcoming "Trans-Siberian." Production house…
Guillermo del Toro, who spends much of his time working on high-profile American pics like "Hellboy" and "Blade II," hasn't forgotten his Spanish roots.
Despite its reputation among left-leaning Euro intellectuals for having the culture of Bart Simpson, the U.S. distributes far more European films than most European countries do from their neighbors.
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Brazil's Walter Salles is teaming with Argentine producer Lita Stantic and composer Gustavo Santaolalla to produce "Cafe de los maestros," a docu feature on tango music's greatest living masters…
The Weinstein Co. is forming a Latin American film fund with Argentine entrepreneur and arts patron Eduardo Costantini Jr. Fund will financially back the production and acquisition of about 14 Latin…
Actress Cecilia Roth ("All About my Mother") and Brit-director Miguel Sapochnik have boarded contempo vengeance thriller "Rainey the Assassin," an Argentine-Spanish-U.K. pic produced by Matthias…
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Spanish presence at Cannes in 2006 is the highest, tying 2003, in a decade. But that must be taken with a caveat.
March 10, the Teatro Auditorio, Puertollano, a country town on La Mancha's dusty plain, 25 miles from Pedro Almodovar's birthplace. The world premiere of his latest film, "Volver." Spruced up in…
A Spanish Armada has landed on the Croisette. Spain's Cannes presence is the biggest in a decade: "Volver" by Pedro Almodovar and "Pan's Labyrinth," a Spanish production from Guillermo del Toro, in…
RODRIGO CORTESDIRECTORMadrid’s Luna Cinemas, January. Cortes shoots a conversation between two midrow spectators for his upcoming feature debut, “The Contestant.” A traditional shot/countershot? No…