Isabel Coixet's "The Secret Life of Words" swept best pic, director and original screenplay (both to Coixet) and line production at Sunday's 20th Goya Awards, presented by Spain's Academy of the…
What a difference three years make. In 2003, savvy Spanish broadcast execs were desperately slimming down U.S. studio volume deals to save money. Cuttable fat included most TV series, which were…
Spain's Ministry of Culture and Official Credit Institute (ICO) have teamed to establish a credit facility for the distribution of Euro pics in Spain. The low-interest line looks set to be tabbed at…
Spain's Fundacion Autor, the training arm of Spain's SGAE authors rights collection body, has launched a new initiative, Mediterranean Films Crossing Borders.
France's Pathe will take most French rights and international on "Whatever Lola Wants," a tale of East-West femme friendship and belly dancing from Moroccan helmer Nabil Ayouch.
Spain's Official Credit Institute (ICO), pubcaster RTVE and producers org Fapae have renewed a long-standing accord that will allow Spanish producers to draw up to E75 million ($92.1 million) in…
Pedro Almodovar's latest pic, femme comedy "Volver" starring Penelope Cruz and Carmen Maura, will bow March 17 in Spain, Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's production house El Deseo announced Friday.
Smash hit telenovela "Pasion de Gavilanes" (Hidden Passion) bowed out Jan. 19 in Spain with its final episode hitting a 27% share.
In 2006, Spain will discover whether size matters. Spain's powerful FAPAE producers association has launched an offensive to persuade the government to raise film tax breaks beyond currently…
Chema Rodriguez's documentary "Estrellas de la linea" (The Railroad All Stars), about a soccer team of Guatemalan sex workers, has been selected for the arthouse Panorama section at this year's…
Spanish production and services giant Mediapro and the Arbol Group, the biggest drama series producer in Spain, are merging to create a Spanish TV and film powerhouse.