Tomas Cimadevilla's Telespan 2000 is prepping a "24 Hour Party People"-style pic on Spain's late '70s/early '80s Madrid punk movement, the so-called Movida, which was immortalized in the early pics…
Rolling off four prizes --including film, and critics choice -- at last month's Conac Police Film Festival, Enrique Urbizu's Andalusia-set thriller "Caja 507" (Box 507) was sold for French-speaking…
Barcelona-based producer-distributor Filmax has signed up some of Spain's leading young film directors, such as Alex de la Iglesia ("800 Bullets," "Perdita Durango") and Mateo Gil ("Nadie conoce a…
Spanish production and sales company Dolores Pictures has sold North American rights on sci-fi thriller "Stranded" to DEJ Prods., Blockbuster's film acquisition/distribution shingle.
Italo production companies are looking for Indian partners on a string of films to be assembled under a pioneering production and distribution deal between the two countries.
Barcelona-based mini-major Filmax Ent. is using the Cannes Film Fest to unveil one of the biggest Spanish projects of the year, "Fragile," which will be directed by Spanish scarefare specialist Jaume…
Jennifer Jason Leigh and Spanish thesp Aitana Sanchez-Gijon ("A Walk in the Clouds") will co-star with Christian Bale in the psychological suspense thriller "The Machinist," to be directed by Brad…
Madrid Indie distribution is picking up a touch in Spain -- it could hardly get worse, say local industryites. Spain remains the toughest sell in a tough continental Europe.
The San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival has set its traditional three sidebars for its 51st edition.
Production exec Teresa Moneo, former senior VP of production at Miramax London, has been tapped co-managing director at top Spanish distrib Aurum Producciones.
Pablo Berger's feature debut "Torremolinos 73" swept the board at the 6th Malaga Spanish Film Festival on Saturday, scooping film, director, actor (Javier Camara) and actress (Candela Pena).