Scriptwriting Workshop: Interview with Guest Speakers

In Partnership with Production Algarve and with the seal of approval of The Portugal Film Commission and Loulé Film Office, Spy Manor Productions will host a three-day workshop free of charge to ten pre-selected local screenwriters, that will later be pitched to international streaming services. […]

Filming of ‘There’s Always Hope’ with Colm Meaney is underway

Algarve Production company, Monte Productions, in association with Spy Manor Productions, Bad Penny Productions &  Moviebox are currently filming feature film “There’s Always Hope “ in the Loule Algarve region. The production  features actor Colm Meany and is for international release . The film is […]

‘A Place Among The Dead’ with Juliet Landau

Juliet Landau, who is best known for her role as the mean girl vampire in the cult favorite Buffy the Vampire Slayer series, has signed a distribution deal with Modern Films for her feature film directorial debut A Place Among The Dead. Peter Ogunsalo, Spy Manor Productions producer and business […]

Portugal will host the 21st Festa do Cinema Francês

The 21st edition of the Festa do Cinema Francês will take place from October 8 through November 4 in six cities in Portugal, with more than 50 films presented, and many related events. Now a key and unmissable event on Portugal’s fall cultural calendar, this year the Festa do […]

‘Fatima’ Coming to Digital on October 13th 2020

Picturehouse’s historical drama Fatima will come out on digital Oct. 13 and DVD Oct. 27 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. The film is based on the story of one of the Catholic Church’s most fabled places of pilgrimage. In 1917, outside the parish of Fátima, Portugal, a […]

Loulé Film Office Hosts Industry Event

On September 11th, Loulé Film Office initiated and hosted an event of about 20 film industry professionals from the Algarve to meet Julian Hicks, CEO of MBX and Moviebox Premiere and Kit Monkman, Managing Director of Viridian FX Studio. Julian and Kit shared further details about the […]

Glória: Netflix’s first Portuguese Series

Netflix announced last week the start of the Glória series, its new original project, produced by the SPi production company of Grupo SP Televisão and co-produced with RTP. An original series by Pedro Lopes, and directed by Tiago Guedes, Glória will be shooted in Ribatejo […]

Eine spektakuläre Luxusgarage zum Träumen

Wir lieben schöne Autos und für viele von uns sind sie mehr als nur ein schnödes Transportmittel.   Traumautos können einzigartig und manchmal sogar einmalige Kunstobjekte von unschätzbarem Wert sein. Man sollte also meinen, dass wirklich spektakuläre Autos in diesem Fall auch an entsprechend adäquaten Plätzen […]

Guidelines for Filming in Portugal

The Portugal Film Commission released a document with guidelines intended to give advice to anyone planning to work or participate in filming in Portugal. The current COVID-19 pandemic has affected a diversity of sectors of economic activity, including cinema and audiovisual. However, with the foreseeable […]

Bond & Beyond Webinar by Beyond Curated

Linda Hugo, founder and director of Beyond Curated launched a series of webinars designed to bring uplifting and inspiring fun during these unusual times. In ‘Bond and Beyond’ they welcomed three distinguished speakers who each brought their unique knowledge and perspective to that most famous […]