Maria Jose Solera's Art Mood, one of Spain's up-and-coming indie distribution houses, has taken Spanish rights to three titles: "Bella," "Princess" and "Boudu."
Top Spanish distribution and sales company Sogepaq has acquired international rights to the improbably titled comedy-musical "Por que se frotan las patitas?" (literally, Why Do They Rub Their Little…
The Yari Film Group and Aurum, the Spanish distribution arm of the U.K.'s Momentum Pictures, have inked an exclusive three-year exclusive output deal.
Henry Winterstein's production, distribution and international sales company First Look Studios has taken North American distribution rights to Daniel Monzon's English-language psychological thriller…
In what looks like the biggest Spanish soccer deal ever, production, broadcasting and rights broking company Mediapro has tied down rights to Real Madrid soccer games until 2012/13 for, according to…
Pay TV faces a tough battle luring subscribers in Spain so its main niche channels -- Fox, AXN, Calle 13 and TCM -- are looking to advertising to drive growth and profit margins.
Jesus Polanco, founder and prexy of Prisa, Spain's biggest media company, has named his son, Ignacio Polanco Moreno, as his successor.
Continuing his association with the Marrakech Intl. Film Festival, Martin Scorsese's U.S. hit "The Departed" will open the fest's sixth edition, which runs Dec. 1-9.
A phenomenon in Spain, "CSI " is topping TV charts, and bettering ratings of previous seasons, despite creeping market fragmentation.
The Motion Picture Assn. and Entidad de Gestion de Derechos (EGEDA), Spain's main producers' rights collecting society, have inked to fight piracy and pioneer residuals rights management in Latin…
More competition from new players and better marketing means a clutch of Yank shows have caught fire in this territory. "U.S. fiction has reached a remarkable level," says Fernando Jerez, an exec…