Spanish producer Telespan 2000isnearing a five-picture distribution agreement with Buena VistaInternational in
The deal encompasses local theatrical distribution andpossibly video on five new titles, including Berlin Panorama Documentary title The Railroad All-Stars (EstrellasDe La Linea) by ChemaRodriguez.
Other titles include: David Serrano's Dias De Cine (Cinema Days), a co-production with Estudios Picasso and La ZonaFilms now shooting; Pedro Temboury's B-comedy Ellos Robaron La Picha De Hitler (literally, They Stole Hitler's Prick),a 100% Telespan production about to wrap; SantiagoLorenzo's odd couple comedy Al Calor De Las Brasas, alsowith Estudios Picasso, shooting this summer; andromantic comedy Flash, based on thenovel by Italian writer Massimo Bruni, in developmentfor a 2007 shoot.
The agreement furthers a long-standing relationship betweenthe two companies: BVI has released most of Telespan'sproductions to date in
"We've established a great relationship of mutual trustthanks to past successes," said. Telespan chief TomasCimadevilla
Also new on Telespan's slate: LolaGuerrero's mockumentary El Crimen De Una Novia starring actress Maria Bottoand flamenco dancer Rafael Amargo, set to screen outof Competition at the upcoming Spanish Film Festival of Malaga; and Con Amor O Sin Amor, a romantic comedy in early stages of developmentfor writer-director Serrano.