You can hear the audience gasp when in Alejandro Amenabar's "The Sea Inside" Ramon, paralyzed from the neck down, suddenly sits up and gets out of bed. He launches himself through his bedroom window…
Bookended by Woody Allen's world preeming "Melinda and Melinda" and the international bow of Tod Williams' "The Door in the Floor," and bulwarked by potent lines of new directors and Spanish-lingo…
As late as the early '80s, Galicia was regarded as Spain's lush Deep North. Tucked in Spain's westernmost corner on a cleft Atlantic seaboard, it was famed for its green gorse and gray granite, its…
Squeezed by regulation, mauled by multichannel competition, lambasted for trash TV, who would want to be a broadcaster these days in Europe? Well, Spain's free-to-air terrestrial webs, Telecinco and…
In 2003, Pedro Perez, prexy of producers association Fapae, began giving members of Spain's establishment a crash course in the strategic importance of film and TV, which they hadn't always…
Woody Allen and Oliver Stone dominated the first weekend of the 52nd San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival, which has gotten off to its strongest start in years.
Completion finance meets -- think Rotterdam's trailblazing CineMart -- usually have producers seeking coin to begin a film.
One figure dominated Friday's opening day at the 52nd San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival: Woody Allen.
In a move that creates a new buyer for U.S. movies in Spain, while opening up financing sources for local production, one of Spain's biggest publishing congloms, the Zeta Group, is launching a film…
The biggest film festival in the Spanish-speaking world gets under way today, bolstered by the strongest selection in several years. The official competition for the 52nd San Sebastian Film Festival…
One of Spain's most popular upscale directors, Fernando Leon, has initiated principal photography on his follow-up to the Javier Bardem-starrer "Mondays in the Sun."
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