NATPE Miami: Streaming Steals the Show

NATPE Miami: Streaming Steals the Show 2021’s totally online NATPE Virtual Miami is just but half over. Some inkling of how it might shape out, however, is fast falling into place. Basically, streaming stole the show. Yes, Fox did ...

Telemundo’s Marcos Santana on the Challenges of Covid-19 Production & Shifting Tastes

Telemundo’s Marcos Santana on the Challenges of Covid-19 Production & Shifting Tastes As president of NBCUniversal’s Telemundo Global Studios, Marcos Santana has spearheaded the U.S. Hispanic network’s headlong drive into a challenging era where global streaming platforms dominate and ...

‘German Doctor’s’ Natalia Oreiro, ‘El Marginal’s’ Juan Minujin Set for ‘Bypass, Almost Dead’ (Exclusive)

‘German Doctor’s’ Natalia Oreiro, ‘El Marginal’s’ Juan Minujin Set for ‘Bypass, Almost Dead’ (Exclusive) Natalia Oreiro (“The German Doctor”) and Juan Minujín are set to star in “Bypass: Almost Dead” (“Bypass: Casi Muerta”). Adapting the original Basque film “Bypass,” the first feature of Aitor Mazo and ...

Netflix Orders Seven New Originals in Spain, Building on ‘Money Heist’ Success

Netflix Orders Seven New Originals in Spain, Building on ‘Money Heist’ Success Where can Netflix Spain go after hit show “Money Heist”? On Thursday, it unveiled seven new Spanish originals, including “Feria” from “Elite” creator Carlos Montero, that sketch some kind of answer ...

Magma Cine, Chemistry Unveil Strategic Production Alliance (Exclusive)

Magma Cine, a pioneering company on the pan-Latin American co-production scene, and top Mexican post-production house Chemistry have sealed a strategic alliance to produce high-quality contents. ...

Buenos Aires City Relaunches Film Commission (Exclusive)

Buenos Aires — Under municipal Minister of Culture Enrique Avogadro, the City of Buenos Aires is relaunching its Film Commission, taking advantage, yes, of the peso-dollar exchange but, above all, of ...

Telemundo Buys Argentina’s Underground Producciones (Exclusive)

Telemundo Buys Argentina’s Underground Producciones (Exclusive) In a bid to up its game in the increasingly competitive arena of Spanish-language content, NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises has acquired leading Argentine production company, Underground ...

International TV Newswire: Amazon Bulks, Emiles Interrupted, Fremantle Hires

In this week’s International TV Newswire, Amazon announces a raft of international original programming, the European Animation Awards (Emile Awards) get postponed, Fremantle picks up two new ...

Meikincine Scoops Three More Titles at Cannes Film Market (Exclusive)

Lucia and Julia Meik’s boutique sales company Meikincine has announced three acquisitions out of this year’s Cannes Film Market: Gaspar Scheuer’s “Delfin”- which world premiered in the Cannes Écrans ...

Natpe: Turner Latin America, Dopamine Strike Three-Series Production Alliance (Exclusive)

Miami — Turner Latin America and Mexico’s Dopamine, a Salinas Group company, have struck a production alliance to develop and produce three original series: “Tu parte del trato,” “Amarres” and ...

Viacom International Studios Closes ‘100 Days To Fall in Love’ Format Sale with Mega (Exclusive)

Viacom International Studios, a division of Viacom International Media Networks (Vimn) – Americas, announced Thursday it has clinched a format sale on Telefe smash hit romantic comedy “100 Days to ...

Argentina Selects Luis Ortega’s ‘El Angel’ for Foreign Language Oscar Submission

Argentina Selects Luis Ortega’s ‘El Angel’ for Foreign Language Oscar Submission Luis Ortega’s Pedro Almodovar-backed ‘El Angel,’ which premiered at Cannes and screens at this week’s San Sebastian Film Festival, has been selected as Argentina’s submission for consideration for the ...

‘El Angél’ Breaks Argentina’s Domestic Box Office Record

‘El Angél’ Breaks Argentina’s Domestic Box Office Record The major domestic box office successes of films such as “The Clan” and “Wild Tales” have established August as the month to release a big domestic film in Argentina. This year, Luiz Ortega’s “El ...

Watch an Exclusive Clip for Cannes Un Certain Regard Player ‘El Ángel’

Watch an Exclusive Clip for Cannes Un Certain Regard Player ‘El Ángel’ Luis Ortega’s “El Ángel” is set to world premiere Friday at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, where it plays in Cannes’ Un Certain Regard. Variety has been granted access to the first exclusive clip ...