Spain in 'Focus' at MIPCOM

Event kicks off in Cannes Oct. 13

PARIS -- Spain's audiovisual industry will be in the spotlight at this year's MIPCOM, set to kick off in Cannes on Oct. 13, organizers Reed Midem said Friday.

This year's "Focus on Spain" will include a series of events and conferences organized in partnership with the Institute for Spanish Commerce Export and the Federation of Spanish Producers' Associations with the support of public TV and radio group Corporacion RTVE.

Catalunyan channel TV3 is planning a conference and luncheon during MIPCOM Junior (Oct. 11-12) that will focus on animation and youth programming in the territory.