In mid-December, Spain's Industry Minister Jose Montilla and top TV suits trekked out to Madrid's Barajas Airport to celebrate the Nov. 30 launch of 18 free digital TV channels.
Barcelona documentary projects mart Docsbarcelona has moved from its berth in early November and will run Feb. 14-17 in the Barcelona suburb of Terrassa.
The Barcelona docu projects mart, Docsbarcelona, has moved to mid-February dates from its previous berth in early November.
Spain's 10-week-old mega studio, Alicante's Ciudad de la Luz, will host the shoot of "Asterix at the Olympic Games," the third pic in the franchise and the first big-budget international production…
Spain's foreign-language Oscar candidate, "Obaba," has snagged 10 nominations for the country's Goya Awards, including film, director for Montxo Armendariz and adapted screenplay.
Yasmine Kassari's complex Moroccan rural tale "The Sleeping Child" won best pic at the eighth Tangier National Film Festival, which marked a watershed for Morocco, confirming the emergence of a…
"Ultranova," the notable debut from Belgian actor-turned helmer Bouli Lanners, and Jean-Marc Vallee's Canadian foreign-lingo candidate "C.R.A.Z.Y." took top honors at the 43rd Gijon Intl. Film…
Overlooking the Straits of Gibraltar, within eyeshot of Spain, Tangier has a colorful and licentious past. Bohemian writers William Burroughs and Paul Bowles made it their home, and it's said that…
John Malone's Liberty Global has bought the 50% it didn't already own in Spanish and Portuguese niche TV channel owner IPS Multicanal from Walt Disney Television Intl.
Sergio Machado's "Cidade Baixa" (Lower City) came out tops at the 31st Huelva Ibero-American Film Festival, scooping best pic, actor (Wagner Moura) and screenplay (a two-hander between Machado and…
Televisa has a new foothold in Spain. As expected, Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero's socialist government approved the awarding of Spain's last analog broadcaster franchise Friday, plus two DTT…