Eugenio Mira's "Grand Piano," a piano concert-set psychological thriller starring Elijah Wood and John Cusack, will open the 46th Sitges Intl. Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia, Europe's biggest…
MADRID — Atresmedia Cine, the powerful film arm of Spanish media conglom Atresmedia, has teamed with Jose Antonio Felez’s Atipica Films to co-produce cop thriller "La Isla minima," helmer Alberto…
With the film biz ailing on the plains in Spain, any new production is news. But "The Master of Altamira," skedded to start production this year, is noteworthy as a microcosm of trends now driving…
Sony Entertainment Television, Times TV and NDTV have discontinued subscriptions with Kantar and Nielsen's TAM Media Research, India's leading TV ratings agency.
MADRID — "The Orphanage" producer Rodar y Rodar has appointed financial consultancy Estratelis to advise on an initial public offering. If put through, Rodar would list later this year on Spain's…
“The Orphanage” producer Rodar y Rodar is teaming with Atresmedia, the film arm of top Spanish broadcaster Atresmedia group, to produce $20 million sci-fi thriller “Mirage,” Rodar's English-language…
Once the Cinderella of film production, Spain's animation output is now knocking on global market doors, boosted by the growing commitment of private broadcasters.
Board game Monopoly is getting a mobster remodeling as Hasbro has released Monopoly: The Godfather Edition in honor of the film's 40th anniversary.
The Santa Barbara Film Fest, running Jan. 16-Feb. 5, has announced the program for its 27th edition. Nearly 200 films from 44 countries will screen, along with retrospectives for Lawrence Kasdan and…
The Seattle native, who got his start doing commercials and modeling through a local agency, was "totally shocked" when, after a nationwide search of more than 20,000 boys, director Alejandro…