Santiago Loza's "Extrano" (Strange), Damian Szifron's "El fondo de mar" (The Bottom of the Sea) and Jose Henrique Fonseca's "O Homem do Ano" (Man of the Year) figure in the 51st San Sebastian's new…
Miramax is ending its distribution deal in Spain after nearly 10 years with cash-strapped Lauren Films.
As other Spanish companies scurry back to basics, Europroducciones Group is diversifying. With an increasingly large foot in Italy, the production company made its name in light entertainment and…
In an initiative that is sure to stir political debate, the San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival has skedded five political or social-themed special screenings in its Open Zone sidebar.
The 51st San Sebastian Film Festival has announced 16 new titles by first- or second-time directors that will compete for its E120,000 ($138,000) New Directors cash prize.
Nuri Bilge Ceylan's Turkish pic "Uzak" (Distant) has been voted film of the year by the Fipresci international film critics association.
In what is now a two-decade old tradition, the competition lineup for the 51st San Sebastian Film Festival will focus largely on contempo social realities and boast a strong array of Spanish-lingo…
Ten standout pics from Berlin, Cannes, Locarno and Venice -- including Michael Winterbottom's Berlin Golden Bear-winning immigrant drama "In This World" -- will compete for the audience award at next…
Carlos Saura is famous for his dance pics: "Blood Wedding," "Carmen," "Salome." But his latest film, "El septimo dia" (The Seventh Day), has just produced a political song-and-dance, the biggest film…
After centuries of emigration, Spain is attempting to cope with a huge influx of immigrants. In response, the 51st San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival will unspool a key sidebar this September…