Jean Labadie's Le Pacte, the upscale Paris-based arthouse film company, has taken a co-production stake in Spaniard Rodrigo Sorogoyen‘s political corruption thriller "El Reino," probably one of the…
Ariel Winograd's "No Kids," the latest comedy from Argentina's Disney-backed Patagonik and Tornasol ("The Secret in Their Eyes"), has closed a North America sale to HBO Films. As announced at Cannes…
SAN SEBASTIAN Universal Pictures International will distribute in Spain the Paz Vega-starring thriller "La ignorancia de la sangre," helmed by vet Spanish director Manuel Gomez Pereira. Produced by…
SAN SEBASTIAN – Spain has chosen Gracia Querejeta's "15 Years Plus a Day" as its foreign-language Oscar submission. Winning best film and screenplay at April's Malaga Festival, Spain's biggest nation…
Gael Garcia Bernal and Mia Maestro have joined the cast of Argentinian helmer-scribe Pablo Aguero's "Evita" (working title), chronicling the odyssey of Eva Peron's embalmed corpse around Europe from…
A look at the films and filmmakers heading to Cannes.
Those who can't get enough of Viggo Mortensen will relish the actor's dual role in this otherwise tepid Spanish-language drama by first-time writer-director Ana Piterbarg.
Spanish pics selected for Cannes or being moved on the Riviera
Miguel Cohan, director of "No Return," is working on a new project, "Betibu," an adaptation of Argentine Claudia Pineiro's latest novel.
Magnolia Pictures has taken all U.S. rights to Alex de la Iglesia's "Sad Trumpet Ballad," one of Spain's flagship productions for 2010. Mikado has bought Italian rights and joined "Ballad" as an…
Spanish sales agent Latido Films has inked with Stuttgart-based distributor Camino Filmverleih all German rights to Juan Jose Campanella's Argentine Oscar-nommed thriller "The Secret in Their Eyes."