Boosted by rising subs at digital platform Canal Satelite Digital and the performance of Alejandro Amenabar pic "The Others," which it 51% financed, Spanish film and TV conglom Sogecable has seen its…
Following the sales success of Jaume Balaguero's "Darkness," Spanish mini-major the Filmax Group has added another English-language horror pic to its production slate.
Taking a large step toward becoming the top Spanish distribber, TriPictures has concluded an output deal for Spain with New Line encompassing all NL pics except for "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy…
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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%
Independent distributors around the world are chronic complainers, but their gripes have taken on added urgency recently. The superstrong greenback, ever-escalating minimum guarantees sought by sales…
The Kirch Group intends to sell its 25% stake in Spanish private web Telecinco to help finance its projected merger of its core holding Kirch Media with its ProSiebenSat 1 Media units.
Spanish director alejandro Amenabar walked into the Sept. 6, Madrid premiere of his "The Others" as somber as a mourner at a funeral.
For most Spanish producers, it's a brutally basic question: Where on Earth will my film get distribution? But it's one which Sogecine execs don't have to ask. Snug at Spanish mini-major Sogecable…
1990 Publishing giant Prisa launches pic production house Sogetel under Juan Ruiz de Gauna. Head of film: Fernando de Garcillan. 1991 Julio Medem lenses Sogetel's “Cows”: Critics hail a new Spanish…
Sogecine has lined up some of Spain's most promising helmers, working in a wide array of genres.
Fernando Bovaira, G.M.; head of film production/distribution, Sogecable The new broom at Sogecine since 1996, Bovaira is one of the smart, sassy-minded young execs broken in by the launch of private…