Startup Spanish distrib Producciones Goya Films has made its first acquisitions for Spain, clinching rights on three films at Mifed.
Three prominent Spanish prodcos -- Continental Producciones, Tornasol Films and Zebra Producciones -- are joining forces to create an international sales consortium, Latido.
Spain's Dolores Pictures has sold its Denise Richards/Daryl Hannah starrer "Whore" to Japan's Gaga Communications.
New Spanish international sales company Lumina Films has acquired overseas sales rights outside Spain to the Spanish 3D animated feature film "Midsummer Dream."
Penelope Cruz and Salma Hayek have been offered roles in French producer Luc Besson's Mexico-set comedy Western. They would play feisty bank robbers.
Spanish film sales exec Angela Bosch will be the first director of the newly souped-up Barcelona-based Catalan Films & TV export board.
Tania Pinto da Cunha and Eva Sklar have been tapped as joint directors of international sales at Andres Vicente Gomez's leading Spanish production company Lolafilms.
Barcelona has been chosen to host the 2004 European Film Awards. Organized by the European Film Academy, the kudos' 17th edition will take place in the Catalan capital Dec. 4, 2004, EFA prexy Nik…