Columbia Films Producciones Espanolas will begin shooting "Tam-Tam," its first local production in Madrid, on Aug. 4.
TV exec Maurizio Carlotti, former managing director of Spanish broadcaster Telecinco and CEO of Italo Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset, has been named CEO of Telecinco rival Antena 3.
Spain's Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences re-elected thesp Marisa Paredes for a second, three-year term as president on Sunday.
Spaniard Asier Altuna's "Topeka," a comic put-down of violence in the Basque Country, won the top Danzante de Oro award in the international short-film competition at the 31st Huesca Film Festival.
Spanish pubcaster Radiotelevisioon Espanola (RTVE) has ponied up E 24 million ($28.1 million) to extend its terrestrial exclusive on European Champions' League soccer for three more years.
Amid the carnage of Spanish distribution, one company appeared unbreakable: "Lord of the Rings" distributor Aurum. No longer.
Marina Fuentes and Will Machin have been tapped to jointly head international sales at sales company Buena Onda, whose driving forces are producer Donald Ranvaud ("City of God," "Farewell My…
Time Warner has inked a cable carriage deal with Spanish pubcaster Radiotelevision Espanola (RTVE) for three channels to air on TW's DTV Spanish package in parts of New York.
Spanish pay TV operator Sogecable has inked a new, three-year pay TV deal for rights to soccer matches from the European Champions League, the continent's premier soccer club competition.
Ele Juarez, the last of Spanish telco giant Telefonica's media mavens, has thrown in the towel.
Paris-based Vision Intl., the sales arm of France's expanding Vision Group, has sealed new licensing deals on three titles sourced from Spanish prodco Tornasol Films.