Italian publishing and video distrib giant De Agostini and Spanish media company Planeta have tied the knot on their long-mooted production-distribution alliance.
Giant Spanish pubcaster RTVE has inked a deal with AT&T under which its flagship Spanish-lingo Canal Intl. will be carried on the U.S cable operator.
Forget Euro mergers and global acquisitions. Spain's TV big boys are setting their sights on more modest goals.
"I've never seen anything like it," said an amazed producer Agustin Almodovar as rabid paparazzi howled for more shots of his brother Pedro Almodovar and their pic's cast at the Madrid press…
Joel Coen's "The Man Who Wasn't There" topped nods at the third Las Palmas Intl. Film Festival, scooping the Golden Lady Harimaguada on Sunday.
Hope is fading fast for troubled Spanish digital terrestrial television operator Quiero.
Spain's Official Credit Institute (ICO) has committed 39 million euros ($34 million) in low-interest credit for feature film production in 2002, but it won't solve a sudden crisis in local production.
It's a case of geeks bearing gifts. Telefonica, Spain's biggest telco, has received government permission to switch from rolling out cable TV in Spain. Instead it has pledged to create a nationwide…
Film-TV conglom Admira and producer Andres Vicente Gomez have agreed to a 21.6 million euros ($18.8 million) capital increase at Lolafilms to refinance the film production company.
More pain for the cash-strapped Kirch Group: Spanish satcaster Via Digital is attempting to renegotiate the price it paid the German TV giant for 2002 World Cup soccer rights.
Prisa, Spain's second largest media group, is riding Spain's recession well, reporting net profits of 76.7 million euros ($66 million) for 2001, just 17.2% down on a year earlier.