Spanish mini-studio Filmax Entertainment has initiated a 30 million euros ($33.6 million) capital increase, financing it in part via a $9 million contribution from Spain's Sepides, the company…
Sogecable's newly merged digital TV platform, Digital Plus, has done a BSkyB since its July 21 bow. The multibillion-dollar question is whether it will enjoy the success of Rupert Murdoch's Blighty…
Three news pics from acclaimed young Spanish helmers will compete in the Official Section of the San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival: Iciar Bollain's "Te doy mis ojos," Cesc Gay's "En la ciudad" (In…
After several thwarted attempts to create a single main pay operator in Spain, the country's new pay TV giant is now a reality.
Having bottomed out in 2002, television advertising expenditure in Spain is showing encouraging signs of recovery.
Spanish producer Antonio Perez's Maestranza Films is teaming with Mexican producer Matthias Ehrenberg on two feature film projects: "Rosario Tijeras," Emilio Maille's adaptation of a bestselling…
Vivendi Universal has begun its pullout from Spain, selling its 45% in distrib Sogepaq back to production, distribution and TV powerhouse Sogecable for 48 million euros ($54.2 million).
In a sign of a renewed confidence in local film financing possibilities, at least among Spain's strongest production comapanies, film and TV production house BocaBoca has unveiled its 2003-'04 pic…
Spanish pay TV companies Sogecable and Via Digital formally finalized their merger Wednesday, with Via shareholders underwriting a Sogecable capital increase to the tune of E449.5 million ($525.9…
Spanish production powerhouse Sogecine has struck a film co-production pact with top Spanish indie distrib TriPictures.
There are four global entertainment businesses, and while Hollywood dominates movies, videogames and TV, it has no lock on soccer. English captain David Beckham, the world's biggest soccer star, made…