| Agustin Bertran | February 21st, 2020
Viacom International Studios has ran an exclusive agreement with Intinity Hill, to develop and produce Spanish-language feature films. The partnership will focus on Spanish-language films shot across the globe with internationally known actors and directors, as reported by The Hollywood Reporter.‘This deal empowers us to increase our development of high-quality, longform content generating more intellectual properties for Viacom International Studios’, said Federico Cuervo, SVP, Head of the company. ‘We know the talent of Infinity Hill’s producers and what they can bring to a studio like ours in terms of high-end content’, he added.Founded in 2019 by producers Axel Kuschevatzky, Phin Glynn and Cindy Teperman, and with offices in London, Los Angeles and Buenos Aires, Infinity Hill develops and produces films in English and Spanish languages. Axel Kuschevatzky expressed himself on the a...

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