RECEPTORS

CIIF Market 2021 will hold pitching sessions and meeting agenda of the selected projects with producers, sales agents, television channels, platforms and other relevant national recipients, who will examine them for possible investment.

 

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// RECEPTORS COMPANIES

ÁLAMO PRODUCCIONES AUDIOVISUALES

Álamo Producciones is the first Spanish independent production company with the highest volume of films produced in 2020 and during 2021 first quarter. A production house committed to independent production and Spanish talent, capable of generating competitive quality products recognized by box office figures and awards at renown national and international festivals. Among its latest productions: Hasta que la boda nos separe by Dani de la Orden, Super Agente Makey by Alfonso Sánchez or Mamá o Papá by Dani de la Orden.

ATRESMEDIACINE

ATRESMEDIACINE is the leading Spanish film production company in the development of the film industry in Spain and produces the most watched and highest-grossing Spanish films, as well as television series with large audiences. Partners major productions with the best directors and talents of the Spanish and international scenario. In the last few years, the following films stand out: Los Borgia, Siete mesas de billar francés, Mortadelo y Filemón. Misión: salvar la Tierra, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Fuga de cerebros, Pagafantas, Planet 51 (one of the highest-grossing films in Spain), Pájaros de papel, Que se mueran los feos, Lope, Los ojos de Julia, Tres metros sobre el cielo, Torrente 4: Lethal Crisis, Luces rojas, Extraterrestre, Tengo ganas de ti, El cuerpo, El callejón, Fin, Futbolín and Los últimos días. The series, aimed at a family audience, are mainly of historical recreation and famous characters, such as 20-N: los últimos días de Franco, Adolfo Suárez, el presidente, 23F: historia de una traición, Sofía, La princesa de Éboli, Marisol, Raphael: una historia de superación personal, El corazón del océano, Rescatando a Sara, Alas al viento and Historias Robadas, among others.

AVALON

Avalon was born in 1996 as a producer. Since then it has produced 16 feature films and 17 shorts, has established itself as one of the most relevant independent distributors in the country and provides thousands of hours of television content to operators in Spain, Portugal and Latin America.

With 16 titles in its filmography, Avalon regularly co-produces with Europe and Latin America, and has strengthened relationships with a large part of the young Spanish talent, betting on the production of debut operas for the international market. Our films have competed in festivals such as Cannes, San Sebastián or Berlinale.

The distributor releases an average of 15 films a year and has a catalog of 300 feature films and documentaries.

In the days of DVD, Avalon created with the Filmoteca Fnac the most important collection of modern classical cinema. Now we are founding partners of www.filmin.es, a VOD platform that is close to having 100,000 subscribers.

Avalon has been the distributor of Sky Vision in Spain, Portugal and Latin America since 2013 until its absorption by NBC Universal a few months ago and we continue to collaborate with large catalogs such as Global Screen or Studio Hamburg.

BENDITA FILM SALES

Bendita is an independent international sales agency and production company. Our selective catalogue of feature films is full of unique stories and talents that challenge the conventional. Each film is unique, We know that it is not easy to choose who to place trust in your film’s international distribution. But we also know that once you meet us, you will have no doubts.

EL VIAJE FILMS

Recently awarded at the 76th Venice Film Festival (2019) and nominated for the European Cinematography Awards (2016), El Viaje Films was born in 2004, consolidating very recognizable signs of identity, becoming a benchmark of Spanish arthouse cinema with selections and awards at the most renown festivals around the globe.

FILMARKET HUB

Filmarket Hub is the first online market for feature films and series in development. We are experts in connecting projects with producers, broadcasters, OTT platforms, sales agents and distributors worldwide. It is a perfect tool to discover excellent scripts or find international partners, with more than 20,000 users from Europe & Latin America.

FILMAX

Based in Barcelona, Filmax is one of Spain’s leading audiovisual companies. Organized into four main areas – production, international sales, distribution and exhibition – Filmax is today the only independent film and television studio in Spain. Since its foundation in 1953, the company has produced more than 100 feature films, including “El maquinista”, “El perfume”, the horror saga “[REC]” and “Mientras duermes”. More recently, Filmax has brought to the big screen films such as “100 metros” (Marcel Barrena, 2016), “Musa” by Jaume Balagueró and the action thriller “No matarás”, a film directed by David Victori and starring Mario Casas that was released last October. For TV, Filmax has produced the series “Pulseres vermelles” – winner in 2015 of the International Emmy Kids Award for best children’s series; “Cites”, “Sé quién eres” and the black comedy “Benvinguts a la familia”, in addition to the mini-series “Días de Navidad” (Netflix).

IMVAL PRODUCCIONES

Imval Producciones has a proven track record in the production of fiction and documentary feature films, both for the domestic and international markets. Founded in 1990 by Luis Angel Ramírez, the company has produced 22 fiction and documentary feature films, a series of short films and television content. Its productions have been financed by channels such as TVE, ETB, Canal Sur, TVG, Tele Madrid, Movistar +, Netflix… and have been awarded with public grants from ICAA, Basque Government, Madrid Region, etc. We work with co-producers, financing sources and international distributors in all our projects in order to make local stories understandable and interesting for a global market. In this sense, the commercial aspect is also taken into account at the first stage of development. The company is currently post-producing the feature film Wan Xia by Silvia Rey and pre-producing the film La desconocida by Pablo Maqueda.

LATIDO FILMS

Latido Films is an international sales outfit based in Madrid, specialized in Spanish and Latin American films. Latido has collaborated with renown filmmakers such as Carlos Saura, Juan José Campanella or Arturo Ripstein, established talents such as Rodrigo Sorogoyen or Javier Fesser, and new talents such as Arantxa Echevarría, Laura Mora, Pepa San Martín and Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia.

MACARONESIA FILMS

Since 2015 Macaronesia Films has positioned itself as a leader in shooting management, service and equipment provider for foreign and national productions and also offers solid advice on the management of tax incentives when filming in island locations. Macaronesia Films is the result of the union of reference industrial groups in the Canaries such as Nostromo Pictures, Grupo Mur, Satocan, Germán Suárez Investments, Lanzateide, Lopesán and Contactel with the objective of developing and consolidating the audiovisual industry in the Canary archipelago. Successful support for more than 50 national and international productions, among which, During the Storm, Blackwood, Cuatro Catas, or BlackBeach, guarantee the experience and impact of Macaronesia Films.

MAFIZ

Festival de Málaga launched MAFIZ, with the main objective of encouraging the dissemination and promotion of Ibero-American filmmaking. Thus, creating eight events designed for film industry professionals from Ibero-America and Europe to develop new business networks: MAFF – Málaga Festival Fund & Coproduction Event; Spanish Screenings; Latin American Focus; Málaga Docs, Málaga Work in Progress, Málaga Talent, Focus Spain and Hack MAFIZ Málaga.

MUSIC LIBRARY &SFX

Music Library &SFX is the exclusive sub-editor and representative of the independent music catalogue Audio Network in Spain. 180,000+ original tracks with music added every month, all genres and styles, experienced composers and professional musicians, produced in the best studios worldwide. Pre-cleared production music, multi-platform use, worldwide, for ever. Music Library &SFX has been enabling the use of music for synchronization in all types of audiovisual content for more than 18 years. Also participates in the production of alternative content and offers 360º music supervision services through its ‘Acorde’ division.

SCENIC RIGHTS

With offices in Madrid, Barcelona, Los Angeles, Mexico City and Prague, Scenic Rights is the leading agency in the Hispanic market in the representation of intellectual properties of the most important authors and creatives from Spain, Latam and US Hispanics, which has led it to be present in more than a hundred projects in different phases (Hernán, El Cid, La Templanza, Memorias de Idhún, Promesas de arena, La Cocinera de Castamar…).

SECUOYA ESTUDIOS

The Spanish-language fiction, unscripted and film content production company for the global market. Secuoya Studios is one of the most exciting and relevant audiovisual creation and production projects in the sector for the coming years, with a clear objective to generate and exploit intellectual property of the highest quality and internationalization.

SUR FILM

Sur Film, founded in 2006 is a boutique production company specialized in film & ads production. Based in Tenerife, also has offices in Barcelona, Mallorca and Lisbon and in Chile and Peru via our network of strategic partners. Our extensive experience and strong network allow us to offer creative and fast solutions.

TV PÚBLICA DE CANARIA

RTVC is an autonomous public television and radio broadcaster, dependent on the Parliament of the Canary Islands. Televisión Canaria broadcasts in the territory of the Canary Islands through its conventional channel (digital terrestrial television) and through the Internet on the tvcanaria.net channel. The activity of RTVC is carried out under the protection of Law 13/2014, of December 26, 2014 on Public Radio and Television of the Autonomous Community of the Canary Islands, regulating the provision of the public service of audiovisual communication owned by the Autonomous Community of the Canary Islands.

UKBAR FILMES

Ukbar Filmes is a Lisbon-based independent company founded by Pandora da Cunha Telles and Pablo Iraola in 2009. For more than a decade, Ukbar Filmes has produced over 40 feature films, both fiction and documentaries, and premium TV Series. The company prides itself as home of emerging filmmakers in Portugal but also as one of the most experienced in international co-productions. Our films have been selected for the most prestigious film festivals around the world. In 2018, the co-production The Man Who Killed Don Quixote by Terry Gilliam was the closing film of the 71st Cannes Film Festival.

VOLCANO FILMS

Volcano Films is a production company with more than 20 years of experience in the Canary Islands. It has been providing production services since 1995, and also working since then in the production of its own works. In recent years has produced films such as Evolution by Lucile Hadzihalilovic, which won two awards at the San Sebastian Film Festival 2015, Puenting by Bibiana Monje or La Viajante by Miguel Mejías in co-production with Digital 104.

// RECEPTORS INSTITUTIONS

PROEXCA

PROEXCA is a publicly-owned company attached to the Regional Ministry of Economy, Knowledge and Employment of the Canary Islands Government whose main objectives are the internationalization of Canary Islands companies and the attraction of strategic investments into the islands.

CANARY ISLANDS FILM

Canary Islands Film is the Audiovisual Department of the Canary Islands Government. We are able to supply information about tax incentives, locations, and everything you need for your film production. It is the umbrella Company for all Canary Islands Film Commissions, institutions and audiovisual companies. The Canary Islands offer a 50-45% tax rebate (compatible with an income tax rate of 4%). With an average temperature of 23ºC in Summer and 19º in Winter, amazing landscapes and experienced crews, it is the perfect place for your next shoot.

CLÚSTER AUDIOVISUAL DE CANARIAS (CLAC)

In just a few years, the Canary Islands have become a relevant destination for international audiovisual productions, surprising in the process the small Canary Islands companies that must adapt to a constantly evolving market. The small size of Canary Islands audiovisual companies hinders strategic plans for growth and innovation. The solution: The Canary Islands Audiovisual Cluster creates a horizontal network of collaboration and advises its members to stay up to date, equip themselves with innovative tools, internationalize and explore new sales strategies for their products and services.

TENERIFE FILM COMMISSION

Tenerife Film Commission was created in 2000 as a department of SPET-Turismo de Tenerife, a public company of the Island Council. Our mission is to promote audiovisual production on the island, for both, foreign and Canary Island production companies, and to promote Tenerife as a filming location. We serve the film, television series, animation, documentary and advertising sectors. We offer free advice on tax incentives in the Canary Islands. We manage location tours and provide information on filming permits. We also facilitate contact with local production companies and production service companies.