Spanish distributor Sogepaq has acquired international rights to helmer Chema de la Pena's ensemble drama "Sud Express," weaving six stories about passengers on the Paris-to-Lisbon Sud Express train.
Twelve pics, including Sundance standouts "Inside Deep Throat," by Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato, and Miranda July's "Me and You and Everyone We Know," will unspool in San Sebastian's Festivals Top…
Spanish production companies Impala and Anola Films have boarded "Goal! 2," the second in Milkshake Films' soccer trilogy. Germany's Babelsberg Studios also will co-produce.
Serene love story "3-Iron," from South Korea's former wild child Kim Ki-duk, has won the film of the year Grand Prix from the Intl. Federation of Film Critics.
This year's lineup at San Sebastian's Films in Progress completion finance showcase includes two pics from Uruguay and one each from Ecuador and Chile -- a sign of increased filmmaking vitality in…
Leading Spanish distrib and international sales house Sogepaq has taken overseas sales rights and domestic video on a five-pic package from Spanish production company Tesela.
Fifteen years after Julio Medem and Alejandro Amenabar burst through, Spain's getting another generational makeover. Nobody's talking about a Spanish Nueva Ola. There's no radical break in styles.
Lee Daniels' crime thriller "Shadowboxer" and "Stoned," Steve Woolley's drama about the death of Rolling Stone Brian Jones, are among the titles entered for the Altadis New Directors award at next…
Spanish sales consortium Latido has taken worldwide rights outside Argentina to Falklands War drama "Iluminados por el fuego" (Blessed by Fire), which will screen in official competition at San…
Leading Spanish distribution and international sales house Sogepaq has taken overseas sales rights and domestic video on a five-pic package from Spanish prodco Tesela, including "El viento" (The…
Two personal movies by mavericks -- Terry Gilliam's "Tideland," and Michael Winterbottom's "A Cock and Bull Story" -- lead the competition lineup at the upcoming San Sebastian Film Festival.