For crisis-slammed Spain, feature animation offers film production a lifeline.
MEXICO CITY Spanish toonpic "Tad, the Lost Explorer," about a young construction worker who ends up as an archeologist discovering hidden treasure in Peru, is unearthing gold in Latin America helped…
Spaniard Enrique Gato will direct 3D "Capture the Flag," the biggest animated feature coming out of Spain this year, reuniting producers and talent from toon hit "Tad, the Lost Explorer," Gato's…
PARIS -- Gaiam Vivendi Ent. has inked an all-rights U.S. deal with Studiocanal on Spanish toonpic "Tad, the Lost Explorer."
MADRID -- Paramount's 3D toon "Tad, the Lost Explorer" has discovered box office gold in Spain. A comedy-adventure yarn about a construction worker who becomes a daredevil treasure hunter in Peru…
Indiana Jones meets low-budget Pixar in entertaining toon "Tad, the Lost Explorer," an unpretentious, kid-friendly item that's lively and sometimes funny, but lacks a distinctive edge.
MADRID Paramount Pictures Spain has acquired theatrical and DVD rights to Spanish family adventure toon "Tad, the Lost Explorer -- 3D," which it will bow Sept. 7.
Warner Bros. is heading to "Otherland," acquiring feature rights to Tad Williams' sci-fi book series and setting it up with Dan Lin to produce.
Spain's Telecinco Cinema will co-produce and take Spanish free-to-air rights to 3D adventure tooner "Tad, the Lost Explorer," helmed by first-timer Enrique Gato.
Tad Smith, former CEO of Variety parent company Reed Business Information, has been named prexy of the local media division for Cablevision Systems Corp.
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