Spain looks set to enjoy its 13th successive year of rising cinema admissions, and its best year for tickets sold since 1983.
The Spanish entertainment industry has set up the Anti-Piracy Board (Mesa Anti-Pirateria) to fight rampant rights ripoffs, which cost the industry $700 million last year.
Miguel Perello, one of Spain's best-known young producers, is prepping his directorial debut, "All Lies" ("Todas las mentiras").
Ulrich Seidl's "Dog Days" and Iranian Majid Majidi's "Baran" swept most top plaudits at the 39th Gijon Intl. Film Festival (Nov. 23-30).
Javier Macqua's black comedy "Carne de gallina," "Reflejos," the dark thriller debut from Miguel Angel Vivas, and the Fernando Colomo-produced sapphic farce "My Mother Likes Women" will unspool at…
Spain's biggest film industry meet, the Ibero-American Co-Production Forum, looks to have finally found an identity and a home: as a networking meet in the Southern Spanish industrial town of Huelva.
Spanish film and TV conglom Admira and the Cisneros Group's sales and production subsid Venevision Intl. have inked a deal to create a joint production fund targeted at making telenovelas and other…
Fernando Sulichin and Chris Hanley's Black List Films has created a Madrid-based production company, Esperanza Filmworks, to produce three Spain-based pics a year.
Beatriz Flores Silva's "Tricky Girl," ("En la puta vida"), Uruguay's foreign-lingo Oscar candidate, took the Gold Columbus best film nod at the 27th Huelva Ibero-American Film Festival (Nov. 17-24).
French media and construction group Bouygues has reconfirmed that it does not intend to buy a stake in troubled Spanish digital terrestrial television platform Quiero.
Governments in Spain and major Latin America states have greenlit fund Cibermedia, aimed at co-financing online and digital films, as well as TV programming.