Germany's Greenlight Media, the producer with BBC Worldwide of event docu pics "Deep Blue" and "Planet Earth," has taken its first step into feature film production, boarding Gerardo Olivares' ethnic…
The Sitges Intl. Film Festival of Catalonia, one of Europe's top horror/fantasy meets, has moved its dates from last year's early December back to its traditional mid October slot.
A huddle of heavyweight honchos, repping some of Europe's largest telco, ISP and content companies, will attend Tuesday's first pan-Euro summit on the online delivery of European movies.
Spanish producer Andres Vicente Gomez was re-elected as president of worldwide producers body, the Intl. Federation of Film Producers Assn. (FIAPF), at the org's general assembly Saturday.
There's a new Spanish Armada. Producers from Spain are looking in unprecedented numbers to the U.K. for co-prod and tax coin. Unlike the Armada, they're being received with open arms.
Brian Blessed, Bernard Hill, Rhys Ifans and Miranda Richardson are voicing the English-lingo of "Midsummer Dream," the second animation pic from Spanish toon animation house Dygra Films.
Of Europe's Big Five countries, the supposedly inward-looking U.K. is the biggest co-producer. Bar Latin American auteur pic financing, Spain is hardly famed for co-production ardor. But in Cannes…
"You!" shouts the baseball coach. A 7-year-old Spanish boy in baseball cap and shirt drags his heavy, bronzed bat towards the mark. "Not again, I can't do it, and he's not there," the mite mumbles…
Alatriste Producer: Estudios Picasso/Origen/Universal Studios Networks EspanaA $28 million adventure pic with Viggo Mortensen playing 16th-century mercenary Alatriste. Potential home turf tentpole…
Spain continues to punch far above its weight as a movie market, but it's a Euro middleweight in production terms.
Over the last two years, Spain's film export biz tells a modest success story. First, the good news. More films are selling, because Spain has more sales agents.