This year's San Sebastian Film Festival, the largest in the Spanish-speaking world, was one of contrasts.
Maria Alvarez Rilla
Well-known film exec Margaret Nicoll has teamed with producer Leslie Calvo and marketing specialist Jorge Lopez to launch Spain-based Internet brand Admits 6 Billion.
"Aaugh!" Nikolai, el mafioso ruso interpretado por Viggo Mortensen clava un cuchillo en el ojo del matón checheno en una escena de "Promesas del Este", de David Cronenberg, provocando en el público…
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As Nikolai, the Russian mafioso played by Viggo Mortensen in David Cronenberg's "Eastern Promises," plunged a knife into the eye of a Chechen mobster, the audience at its San Sebastian press…
Galician actor Luis Tosar ("Miami Vice") sits on a granite staircase gazing at his spectator shoes. "La Rusa," a faux blonde prostitute (Nora Tschirner), shivers beside him, under the moonlight.
Zombie cowboys and opera divas, post-apocalyptic air pirates and Nobel prizes -- all animate Galicia's toon rave this year.
Four Galician debutants and a second-time risk-taker.
Animated "Pocoyo" is a big hit in Spain, boasting 3 million content downloads, mobisodes and a TV series.
Antonio Banderas' production shingle Green Moon Producciones is in talks with Spanish animation studios Kandor Graphics to form a longterm production alliance.
Licensed by Richard S. Guardian's L.A.-based sales company Lightning Ent., Spanish helmer Elio Quiroga's "La Hora fria" (The Dark Hour) has alighted in a bevy of major territories, closing Germany…
Imagine Switzerland-by-the-Sea, add cider, a hale-and-hearty townfolk, drizzle, green valleys and dainty whitewalled farmsteads, and you have some idea of Asturias, a mountain-backed strip on Spain's…