Joaquin Oristrell's "Sin Verguenza" (No Shame), a sardonic take on acting, grabbed kudos for film, screenplay and actress (Veronica Forque) at the fourth Malaga Spanish Film Festival.
Barcelona-based mini-major Filmax has licensed Japanese rights on three pics to Gaga Communications, one of the deepest-pocketed, if selective, buyers at this year's Cannes Film Festival.
Celebrated Spanish writer Vicente Molina Foix's debut feature "Sagitario" will open the 16th Cinema Jove Intl. Film Festival for young or new cineastes.
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Daily:$7.8M Cumulative:$32.5M Fox -42.23%
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Daily:$2.9M Cumulative:$12.8M Universal Pictures -42.27%
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Daily:$2.7M Cumulative:$11.6M Warner Brothers -44.36%
Veteran sales agent Silvia Lovosevic has set up her own production shingle, Agram Producciones, partnered by her daughter, film-maker Catalina Ribalta, and director Manuel Esteban.
Atticus Entertainment Group, a new company set up by former Polygram exec Rafael Alvero, has inked an exclusive consultancy deal with Telefonica Media aimed at creating synergies among TM's sprawling…
On May 16, Spanish pic distributor Francisco Hoyos, a party-hearty phenomenon, at last found temporary rest: Under general anesthetic, he was given a triple bypass at a Madrid hospital. Spectacularly…
Warner Bros. Intl. is advancing on plans to establish local production and overseas acquisitions operations in Spain and Italy. The Italian division is likely to be up and running first, sometime…
RTL, the Euro broadcasting giant, may be back in talks with Dutch production heavyweight Endemol and its parent company, Spain's Telefonica Media, over possible cooperation arrangements.
Jerry Perenchio's Univision Communications, the top U.S. Spanish-lingo net, is attempting a new Spanish conquest: to open up the U.S. Latino market for Spanish-lingo films.
Spanish producer powerhouse Sogecine plans to co-produce four to seven Spanish films a year, doubling its production slate and consolidating its status as the biggest film production house in Spain…