MADRID -- With the video market in Spain in disarray, it looks like one distrib, at least, has found a niche with room to grow.
Spain's E300 million ($385.5 million) Ciudad de la Luz studio has greenlit its first pics: Javier Rebollo's "Lo que se de Lola" and Manuel Iborra's "La dama boba."
In what could be Spain's key TV appointment for international product providers, Antena 3 programming director Fernando Jerez has ankled for pay TV Sogecable's upstart analog free-to-air TV station.
French sales and distribution company Wild Bunch has taken international sales rights to Emir Kusturica's theatrical documentary on Argentinean soccer star Diego Maradona, regarded by many as the…
Spanish independent film distributor Aurum Prods. has shuttered its international sales arm. Aurum's longtime international sales director Mocha Aguilar will create sales shingle El Dorado Intl. to…
This year will mark a before-and-after in Spanish broadcasting. Spain's government will approve its first analog terrestrial broadcaster in 15 years: a relaunched version of Sogecable paybox Canal…
In a pioneering deal, Italian pubcaster RAI and Spanish production house the Europroducciones Group have inked a wide-ranging framework acquisition, production and distribution alliance.
Giant Spanish pubcaster RTVE has a new topper -- the hearty, well-liked Manuel Perez Estremera, director of TV arm TVE.
Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's Madrid-based shingle El Deseo is entering TV production with its first dramedy series, "Mujeres" (Women). Skein is about a grandmother, fortysomething mother and teen…
Two pics from Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's El Deseo, Gerardo Olivares' "Caravana" and Larry Levene's "Cesar y Zain," will compete in the documentary section of the eighth Malaga Spanish Film…
For four years, Spanish cablers Ono and Auna have been conducting an on-off courtship. Last November, Auna proposed to Ono, offering E2.45 billion ($3.18 billion) for its company. Now, Ono is wooing…