Pushing a growing export asset for the region, Ventana Sur, Latin America's biggest film market, will add a genre pic mart, Blood Window, to its 5th edition, which unspools in Buenos Aires Dec.3-6.
SITGES -- In now near-hallowed tradition, the 45th Sitges Film Festival opened Thursday with one of the biggest Spanish genre films of the year: Oriol Paulo's "The Body," from Barcelona's Rodar y…
Sprocket opera's lineup reflects social upheaval in Iberian peninsula
BARCELONA -- The world preem of Catalan suspense-thriller "The Body," from first-time helmer Oriol Paulo, will open the 45th Sitges Fantastic Film Festival, Europe's biggest genre pic event, on Oct…
Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia enjoys black humor.
U.S. writer Michael Connelly ("Blood Work") will be feted by Italy's Courmayeur Noir in Festival, dedicated to movies and books broadly belonging to the noir genre.
The increase in polished, low-budget films has never more apparent than at the 43rd Sitges Festival, which could have invented an extra prize this year for micro-budget productions.
October's 43rd edition of the Sitges Intl. Film Festival, Europe's biggest genre confab, will see bows from top local helmers, a sprinkling of pedigree pics, and some ground-breaking auteur work -…
Helmer Isabel Coixet presented a trailer for "Don't Talk to Me About Life When I'm Dying" at the Sitges fest Saturday. Pic is a follow-up to her Ben Kingsley-Penelope Cruz starrer "Elegy."
Blood and gore among the palm trees. That might sound like a B-movie pitch, but it's actually the essence of Europe's largest fantasy pic parade, the Sitges Intl. Film Festival of Catalonia, which…