Making its world bow in commercial cinemas, Pedro Almodovar's "Bad Education" notched up a first weekend €1,180,000 ($1,456,120) over March 19-21 in Spain.
One week before Spain's general elections, director Vicente Aranda ("Mad Love," "Carmen") was considering exile. He feared reprisals for having shot a short in the anti-government docu "Hay Motivo"…
Left-leaning stars and creatives in Hollywood often worry about the negative impact their political stance might have on their box office.
Spectators entering the opening-night screening of Pedro Almodovar's "Bad Education" in Spain were pelted by coins and eggs as a group of some 50 right-wing radicals staged a street protest outside…
Oliver Stone has lost the first round of his battle to halt the Spanish DVD/video distribution of "Comandante," his polemical documentary on Cuban dictator Fidel Castro.
Spanish private broadcaster Telecinco will launch an initial public offering of 35% of its shares before the end of the year, its board announced Wednesday.
For eight years, Spain's ruling Popular Party has been accused of manipulating the media. During Sunday's general elections in Spain, the practice came back to haunt it.
Pedro Almodovar calls it "a kick in the government's balls." It's Spain's hottest preem to date in 2004, receiving pages of press coverage.
Spain's TV networks cleared their skeds Thursday to provide minute-by-minute coverage of the Madrid train bombings that killed more than 190 and injured some 1,500 during the morning rush hour.
Spanish producer trade org Fapae and pubcaster RTVE have inked a pioneering investment deal for toon series and docs.
Underscoring the appeal of Argentina's pic output, the Toulouse Latin American Film Festival and the San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival have chosen five of the country's pics out of six films for…