One of Spain's largest rights-holders, producer Enrique Cerezo, has bought up 16% of Spanish indie distribber Manga Films for €6 million ($7.0 million) in what looks like the seeds of a long-term…
Confirming expectations, producer and TV exec Pedro Perez has been elected prexy of Spain's powerful producers lobby, the Federacion de Asociaciones Audiovisuales Espanoles (FAPAE).
Buena Vista Intl. TV will handle TV rights to Miramax and Dimension Films movies in Spain. Exclusive agreement, announced Sunday at Mipcom, kicks in with pics "Kill Bill," "The Hours" and "Chicago."…
Spain's Zinkia Entertainment has inked a co-production deal with Carlton Intl. for the preschool 3-D CGI "Pocoyo." The series' 52 episodes will each be seven minutes long.
Comarex, the worldwide distribution company for Mexico's TV Azteca, has signed up to handle the product of Italian TV giant Mediaset in the Spanish-speaking U.S. and Latin America, excluding Brazil.
Audiences love controversy -- and a new company is set to specialize in it with documentaries by and about some of the world's best-known mavericks.
Almodovar fave thesp Marisa Paredes ("High Heels," "The Flower of My Secret," "All About My Mother") has ankled as president of Spain's Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.
For nearly a year Alquimia Cinema founder Francisco Ramos, who speaks at just below the speed of sound, has been strangely silent. Now Spain's most frenetic producer has got a new slate and the old…
Vivendi Universal is pulling out of its last major pay TV interest outside France: dominant Spanish pay TV operator Sogecable.
Suggesting little cause for cheer in the run-up to Mifed, the implosion of art pic sales to European broadcasters overshadowed biz at the 51st San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped…
In a ground-breaking financial move for a Spanish film company, Barcelona mini-studio Filmax has concluded a E32 million ($36.8 million) capital increase, tapping equity investment from central…