Former Universal Pictures Spain head of acquisitions Stefan Nicoll has launched his own indie production shingle, Guerrilla Films. Guerrilla's first pic production is the $4.5 million, English-lingo…
Giant Spanish conglom Telefonica Media looks poised to take 60% in top local distribber Manga Films. A memorandum of understanding has been signed by the Barcelona-based distribber and TM, a subsid…
Figures on Spanish TV shares for 2000 confirmed most predictions but raised a huge question: What can match "Big Brother"?
Spain's Official Credit Institute (ICO) has pacted with the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports to funnel Pta6.2 billion ($33 million) into the Spanish film industry in 2001.
Since 1996, when a free-market conservative government came to power, Spain has seen more TV deregulation than any other territory in Western Europe.
“Al filo de lo imposible”Producer: RTVE, adventure documentary.A classic docu series recording a crack team scaling K-2, reaching a Pole or attempting Everest rigged up as Mallory and Irving. Ratings…
Pedro Almodovar, Europe's highest-grossing non-English-lingo auteur, has set his next project -- the semi-autobiographical "La Mala Educacion" ("Bad Education").
Spain's Official Credit Institute (ICO) has pacted with the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports to plow Pta6.2 billion ($33 million) into the Spanish film industry next year.
U.K. TV giant Carlton Communications and Barcelona-based TV production house Media Pro have formed a joint venture, MediaCarlton, to produce soaps and drama series for Spanish-speaking TV markets…
Spain's only customized international mart for local films, the Spanish Film Screenings for Europe, pointed squarely to the main bane of local filmmaking this year: the lack of big new films to drive…