Something out of the usual has just happened in Spain. Japanese toon pic "Doraemon and the Empire of the Sun" bowed on 177 prints nationwide Aug. 29, making a tidy 10-day E503,139 ($559,043), and…
Andres Vicente Gomez's Lolafilms has inked with director-cum-thesp Santiago Segura for Segura, Spain's biggest B.O. draw, to topline in a three-movie gross-out comedy franchise initiated by "Isi Disi…
Last week, shingle producer Tomas Cimadevilla's Telespan 2000 shingle inked two deals which will be the envy of a currently cash-challenged Spanish film industry.
"Suite Havana," Cuban Fernando Perez's re-creation of daily life in the island capital, will open the San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival Sept. 18.
Gary Barber and Roger Birnbaum's Spyglass Entertainment has closed a multiyear output deal with commercial Spanish broadcaster Telecinco.
Sogecable distribution house Sogepaq will handle international rights on Spanish independent production company Telespan 2000 pics "Torremolinos 73" and "Dias de futbol" (Football Days).
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.