Elias Querejeta, the producer of many of the greatest modern classics made by Spain's most distinguished directors under and after the death of dictator Francisco Franco in 1975, died Sunday at his…
Hoping to gain a foothold in the booming Chinese marketplace, Time Warner has announced a strategic partnership with investment fund China Media Capital. Conglom made the announcement Thursday during…
Relativity Media has hired veteran praiser Stacey Mooradian as exec VP of publicity. She will report directly to Terry Curtin, president of theatrical marketing. Mooradian will be responsible for…
MADRID — Pedro Almodovar actress and muse Carmen Maura will receive a career achievement Donostia Award at this September's 61st San Sebastian Film Festival. The award ceremony will coincide with an…
Eight-day event on the Italian island of Sicily is gearing up to showcase 30 films, seven shorts and five docus, along with 10 master class programs.
Spanish film director Juan Jose Bigas Luna, a colorful chronicler of sexual and social excess, died Friday near Tarragona, Spain, after a long battle with cancer. He was 67. It was typical of Bigas…
Helmer Benjamin Avila's "Infancia clandestina" (Clandestine Childhood), a tale of lost innocence amid Argentina's brutal dictatorship, took top honors in the Iberoamerican fiction section of the…
Mattias Montero, whose second feature credit as a director of photography was Lasse Hallstrom's "The Hypnotist," admits that he wasn't a film aficionado growing up. He preferred musicvideos.
Jose Luis Borau, one of the founding fathers of modern Spanish cinema, died Friday at the age of 83, two years after a debilitating throat cancer operation.
The little island protecting the bay where the Spanish town of San Sebastian is located is a perfect metaphor. The film festival that takes place in that town is like a solid bulwark against the…