French pic production and financing company the Wild Bunch, the edgy arthouse division of StudioCanal, is in advanced negotiations with Brazil's Videofilmes to co-finance three Videofilmes…
Spain's Sogepaq and France's the Wild Bunch have jointly taken international rights, save Latin America, to Guillermo del Toro's pic "The Devil's Backbone." The move strengthens a relationship…
Latin American sales agent Comarex has placed 120 hours per year of German kidvidder EM.TV's branded Junior programming in Columbia and 260 hours in Venezuela. Deals, which run for two and three…
Spain's Arbol Group, the biggest indie TV producer in the Spanish-speaking world, has inked a production deal with Mexico's Multivision (MVS), one of the country's leading pay TV operators. Set to be…
Publishing and TV exec John Gibbons has taken up the post of CEO at Aurum, Spain's second-biggest indie pic distributor and, over the past year, one of its largest mainstream producers.
Vet Spanish director Carlos Saura has unveiled key cast on his long-awaited "Bunuel & King Solomon's Table," a fiction film and part tribute to his friend and maestro Luis Bunuel. Produced by Spanish…
The second edition of the Spanish Film Screenings for Europe, a mini-mart for local pics, will run Nov. 29-Dec. 1. Aimed at international buyers and film writers and supported by all of Spain's major…
Vet industry exec Jose Maria Otero will remain general manager of Spain's ICAA Spanish Film Institute at least long enough to usher in new Spanish film legislation later this year. Spain's new…
Spanish digital satcaster Via Digital has inked exclusive pay and PPV deals with nine distributors in Spain.
The Catalonia Intl. Film Festival in Sitges will launch Mediamed, its first mini co-production market specializing in TV fiction, features and docus, Oct. 7-8.
Telefonica Media has announced the creation of a new European basketball tournament featuring 24 of the continent's top clubs.