MADRID - Argentina is going wild over Damian Szifron's "Wild Tales," a Special Presentation at Toronto. But, far from a local comedy, the Cannes competition entry, which boasts impeccable distributor…
SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain — Already co-producing movies - and far more than is generally imagined - in Spain and Argentina, giant Spanish telco Telefonica is stepping up to the plate, upping the coin…
Pedro Almodovar is being honored by the European Film Academy (EFA) with its honorary European Achievement in World Cinema Award for his outstanding body of work. The Spanish director whose work is…
Diego Galan's documentary offers only the most superficial glimpse at trends in post-1930 Spanish cinema.
The Spanish are coming. They have little choice. The number of big pics going into production is plunging, so top Spanish movie companies are reaching out abroad for sizable, sell-able movies to…
MADRID - Universal Pictures Intl.'s "Thesis on a Homicide" grossed an impressive first-week take of Euros755,844 ($992,423) off 219 prints over April 5-11 in Spain, vindicating U's pick-up of the…
MADRID — Pedro power: Bucking recession and a drastic hike in Spain's cinema ticket sales tax, Pedro Almodovar's airplane-set comedy "I'm So Excited," which is distribbed by Warner Bros., world…
Longtime Pedro Almodovar followers who have secretly been hankering for a return to the broad, transgressive comedy of his early work will be thrilled by "I'm So Excited," a hugely entertaining…
"Jose y Pilar," which was produced by Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's El Deseo, Fernando Mereilles' 02 Filmes and Portugal's JumpCut, has been sold to Italy's Feltrinelli and Mexico's Plan B.
Warner Bros. Ent. Espana and Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's shingle El Deseo have inked a joint development and co-production pact for films in Spain.