Hollywood has a near grip on movie blockbusters. But its lock on TV's equivalent -- the miniseries -- may be faltering as more and more European companies carve a niche for themselves.
Brazil's "Madame Sata" beat strong competition to triumph at the 28th Huelva Ibero-American Film Festival, Europe's most important event for Latin American pics, which wrapped Saturday.
Admira Media, the media subsid of giant Spanish telco Telefonica, reported a third quarter loss of E374.2 million ($374.2 million).
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
A bad year for a good idea. That was one common verdict on the third Ibero-American Co-Production Forum in Huelva, a mini-mart running Nov. 10-12 for potential co-productions between Spain and Latin…
Spain's Filmax has scared up some business in the difficult Teutonic distrib market -- it has sold Paco Plaza's "Second Name" and Brian Yuzna's "Beyond Re-Animator" to Germany's EMS New Media.
Spain's antitrust Competition Defense Tribune has approved a merger of the country's two biggest pay TV operators, Sogecable and Via Digital.
In a rare departure for the Spanish film industry, prodco Markab Creativos has created a new division to find international and local financing for the Spanish film and TV industries.
Receiving special presentations at the fourth Lanzarote Spanish Film Screenings Nov. 28-30 will be Eduard Cortes' portrayal of a false yuppie, "La vida de nadie" (Nobody's Life); Luis Maria Guell's…
Helmer Pedro Almodovar will not be in next year's foreign-lingo Oscar race. Fernando Leon's unemployment drama "Los lunes al sol" (Mondays in the Sun) beat out Almodovar's "Hable con ella" (Talk to…
Eduard Cortes' portrayal of a false yuppie, "La vida de nadie" (Nobody's Life), Luis Maria Guell's experimental "Nudos" and Xavier Villaverde's thriller "13 Campanadas" ("When the Bell Chimed 13")…