Spanish distrib and rights broker Sogepaq has acquired Spanish theatrical and video rights to Alex de la Iglesia's "800 Bullets."
"The Others" should help the others: other internationally minded Spanish producers. Film's take of Pta 1.5 billion ($8.5 million) in its first 10 days followed $19.8 million for Lolafilms' gross-out…
It may be a Spanish contradiction in terms, but the party is over. The future has caught up with Spain. The '90s were a dazzling decade of gangling growth in various directions -- in plex…
“AFRODITA, THE TASTE OF LOVE” (Astrolabio/Leo et Compagnie/Thelma/Cinesur/FilmTre) Starring Almodovar girls Cecilia Roth and Marisa Paredes, plus Neil Jordan boy Stephen Rea. Magical sensualism as…
"It's a fantastic place," says Sony Pictures Classics' Michael Barker. Nobody with clear sight or taste could ever disagree. Huddled between soaring hills -- like a verdant Rio de Janeiro and a…
While Mikel Olarciregui exhibits many of the traits common to men of his hometown San Sebastian -- the beard, the (slight) paunch, a surname that's an editors' nightmare, a hail-and-heartiness -- the…
Some stars -- Julie Andrews, Glenn Close, Mira Sorvino -- will not travel. A few sidebars prints may not make it, though most directors look set to attend.
Few faces -- maybe Richard Harris' -- have weathered life so much. A repentant womanizer, an unrepentant communist, in old age, Spanish actor Francisco Rabal looked like he'd come through a string of…
Columbia TriStar looks set to enter movie production in Spain following its incursion into local production in Hong Kong, Brazil and the U.K.
Blue-chip Spanish publishing and media group Correo, 25% owner of broadcaster Tele 5, has bought Spanish publishing house Prensa Espanola.