Spain's film and trade authorities have teamed to launch the first Spanish Film Screenings for Europe, which will take place in December on the Canary Island of Lanzarote.
Further stepping up its ambitions for Europe, Ster Century -- the European trading brand of South African cinema operator Ster Kinekor -- has unveiled plans to build just under 100 screens in Spain.
Consolidating its international presence, Lakeshore Entertainment has closed output deals with German broadcaster and distributor Tele-Muenchen (TMG) for German-speaking territories and with…
Well-known Spanish producer Ana Amigo, former director of international co-productions at Sogetel, has formed her own film and TV production shingle, Fiesta P.C.
In European terms, Spain has a medium-sized movie industry and market: Total film production investment in 1998 came in at about $120 million on 79 pics produced in 1998; the average budget of a…
Officially launching here Friday, Lolafilms U.K. could be the most glamorous tip of a huge iceberg -- one that involves the biggest incursion ever into film and TV by a telco in Europe or Latin…
Fernando Trueba, Spain's most popular international director alongside Pedro Almodovar, is planning four film projects, three of which could roll this year.
Nicole Kidman is set to play the lead in Spanish director Alejandro Amenabar's first English-lingo pic, the supernatural suspense drama "The Others."
Once a huge yet sleepy presence in Latin America, giant Spanish pubcaster Radio Television Espanola (RTVE) has overhauled its strategy for the region, aiming to become one of the subcontinent's most…
The now 44-year-old Antonio Perez first caught Variety's attention during a fiesta for Pedro Almodovar's "Labyrinth of Passion" at the San Sebastian Film Festival way back in 1982.
Spanish satcaster Via Digital has proceeded with an anticipated $262 million capital infusion, but without much help from 17% shareholder Televisa, which has seen its stake now reduced to 8.8%.