The Kirch-Mediaset alliance Eureka is holding talks with France's Canal Plus to coordinate their Pan-European film acquisitions.
Fast emerging as a key supplier of action and upscale fare, Seven Arts Intl. has announced three new pic projects at the Mifed film market.
Hideo Nakata's Japanese thriller "The Ring," about a killer videotape, won best film at the Sitges '99 Catalonia Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped Oct. 16.
Producer Martin Bregman has teamed with veteran foreign sales agent Ann Dubinet to co-finance a slate of big-budget pics with stars such as Eddie Murphy, Sylvester Stallone and Al Pacino.
In a first flurry of purchases in the run-up to the London Screenings, Paris-based sales and financing company Pandora has concluded major European territory deals on its four-pic slate for the…
FROM MIPCOM Heralding its definitive return to major-league acquisition of A titles for the Spanish market, Sogepaq, the distribution and rights-brokering division of conglom Sogecable, has taken all…
FROM MIPCOMIn another combo of acquisition and co-financing between the U.S. and Europe, Spanish private broadcaster Tele 5 has closed a multipic deal with MGM on six firstrun films and 20 reruns.
FROM MIPCOM Rising to the occasion of Mipcom's so-called Spanish Day on Tuesday, Spain's biggest TV players -- telco Telefonica, conglom Sogecable and pubcaster Radio Television Espanola (RTVE) -…
Spanish private broadcaster Tele 5 has unveiled a 12-film slate, which almost overnight establishes it as one of the country's most powerful producers.
Artisan Entertainment has signed an output deal with Spain's No. 1 indie distrib, Lauren Films.
Aiming to boost the international sales of local films, national film authorities, led by producers body FAPAE, will launch the first Spanish Film Screenings for Europe Dec. 16-18 in Lanzarote, the…