Every cloud – even Spain's beleaguered film production sector – has a silver lining. Despite the economic crisis, the number of international shoots is growing in Spain. There’s a main reason behind…
Spanish co-producer Adrian Guerra has created an innovative funding scheme for the Sean Penn starrer "The Gunman," tapping into the country's tax breaks to benefit the local industry.
Hungary's National Film Fund, which is headed by Hollywood producer Andy Vajna, has granted production funding totaling 970 million forint ($4.2 million) to three projects: “Swing,” “Home Guards” and…
Producer Adrian Guerra and film finance specialist Xavi Parache have teamed to create Oceano Media, a Barcelona-based financial broker and consultancy. Move pairs two young movers and shakers on the…
Cameron Deane Stewart, Justin Deeley, Andrew Caldwell, Allie Gonino, Meaghan Martin, Ally Maki and Nikki Blonsky are starring in indie teen comedy "Geography Club."
"Somewhere" star Stephen Dorff has stepped in to replace Matt Dillon in the indie pic "Boot Tracks," and Ray Winstone has also joined the cast, with Michelle Monaghan as the female lead.
KCOP, seeking to step up its firstrun efforts this summer, has lined up a variety of series and specs for tryouts. With a combination of co-venture deals, foreign imports and live events – including…
K-III Holdings, a partnership controlled by buyout firm Kohlberg, Kravis, Roberts, put in a winning bid of over $600 million for nine magazines owned by Rupert Murdoch last week. Included in the deal…
“Murderous Decisions,” which had its world preem at MIP-TV, is a broadcast first – it is aired simultaneously on two channels, enabling viewers to switch between them for two versions of the…
Forget co-production. The hottest topic at the Euroaim stand – host to 100 European indies from 19 countries – was the resignation of prexy Karol Kulik. Kulik, with Euroaim general secretary Rudy…