Aiming to boost the international sales of local films, national film authorities, led by producers body FAPAE, will launch the first Spanish Film Screenings for Europe Dec. 16-18 in Lanzarote, the…
In its second big satellite rights deal in just six months, HBO Latin America Group has signed an exclusive satellite carriage deal for Brazil with satcaster Galaxy Latin America (GLA).
On the eve of the opening of the 47th San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival, former Sogecable exec Paul Calpe is replacing Juan Gordon as CEO of top Spanish pic production house Esicma.
Respected TV vet Jose Antonio Rios, the former CEO of Latin American satcaster Galaxy Latin America (GLA), will replace Arturo Baldesano as president of Telefonica Media on Oct. 1.
Pedro Almodovar's "All About My Mother" has won the first Fipresci Grand Prize for the best film released from July 1, 1998 to June 30, 1999.
Just-published first-half 1999 results for Spanish conglom Sogecable suggest the company will break even in the year 2000 and move into profits in 2001.
In the latest Spanish drive into English-language pic production, Madrid-based sales agent Kevin Williams has set up the U.K.-based production house KWA/Fisher Prods.
European premieres of Lawrence Kasdan's "Mumford," Mike Figgis' "Miss Julie," Scott Elliott's "A Map of the World" and Martha Fiennes' "Onegin" are among the highlights of the official selection for…
Portuguese mini-major Lusomundo has acquired 25% of SIC, the country's top-rated private broadcaster.
Continuing its tradition of cherrypicking top local pics ripe for fall bows in Spain, the San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival has announced its first competition titles.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Frozen1Daily: $2.5M Cumulative: $138.8M Disney 20.11%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $588,587 Cumulative: $6.3M Relativity Media 17.52%