The Milan film mart began to see sales made Monday as Focus Features pulled off the now relatively unusual feat of licensing a major package of films to Germany.
As Milan's Mifed film mart kicked off Sunday, word was that U.S. media entrepreneur Jeff Simmons and a group of former Columbia TriStar execs including Tony Manne, Ricardo Avila and Richard…
Spain's biggest pay TV operator, Sogecable, reported Friday a third-quarter loss of €40.7 million ($39.9 million) on revenues of $225.5 million.
There's good news and bad news for Spanish TV advertising. The good: After an awful 2001, the ad slump appears to be bottoming out. The bad: Nobody's certain when ad investment will actually pick up.
At last year's Mifed, Paris-based sales company Celluloid Dreams pacted with eight Euro distribs to form a buying alliance for arthouse pics. But the deal fell apart at Cannes when Hengameh Panahi…
Japanese distributor Nippon Herald has acquired Japanese rights to Carlos Saura's latest dance film, "Salome."
Spain's biggest pay TV operator Sogecable reported Friday a third quarter loss of €40.7 million ($39.9 million) on revenues of $225.5 million.
Pony Canyon has licensed all rights for Japan to Spaniard Imanol Uribe's coming-of-age tale "El viaje de carol" (Carol's Journey).
Money available per film: B.O.-tabbed aid of up to $651,989 for a Spanish nationality film grossing north of $385,266, or more than $266,722 if it’s a first or second film. Upfront aid for first- and…