Spain's powerful Spanish film producers lobby, the Federacion de Asociaciones de Productores Audiovisuales Espanoles (FAPAE), is pushing for legislation that would force Spanish cinemas to show…
Sony Pictures Classics has taken North American rights to Spain's foreign-lingo Oscar submission, "Mad Love" (Juana la Loca).
Spanish-lingo pics have never been hot tickets with international sales companies. Sure, international auds have gobbled up films from Luis Bunuel, Carlos Saura and Pedro Almodovar, but now the tide…
Spanish media giant Prisa has denied press reports that it will sell its stake in film and TV conglom Sogecable to partner Vivendi Universal.
In one of his first decisions as interim prexy of Spanish conglom Admira, Luis Abril has tapped journalist Cayetano Gonzalez Hermosilla to replace Jorge del Corral as its general manager of…
French film sales company TF1 International has picked up worldwide rights outside Spain for the upcoming Spanish-lingo black comedy "800 Bullets" from Spanish director Alex de la Iglesia ("Perdita…
Argentina's TV and film companies, like other industries, are struggling to count the costs of the political and economic collapse that has sent the country reeling over the past few weeks.
Juan Jose Nieto has ankled as president of Admira, the entertainment subsid of giant Spanish telco Telefonica.
One of Spain's top young producers in the mid-90s, Enrique Posner, is returning to the country as deputy general manager of Warner Sogefilms, the theatrical distribution joint venture created in 1998…
Commercially aggressive Spanish pubcaster RTVE retained its ratings crown in 2001 -- thanks to soccer.
The rumor mill has been mulling a golden oldie -- a possible merger of Sogecable digital platform Canal Satelite Digital (CSD) and Telefonica's rival Via Digital.