Vicente Canales

VICENTE CANALES Year of participation at FICM as member of the jury: 2020

Vicente Canales started his career in 1998 at the Spanish distribution, production and sales company, Filmax. He gained experience in development and marketing, finally discovering his vocation in the international sales department, where he was in charge of selling the Rec franchise, The Machinist by Brad Anderson and many more.

Over the following years, he acquired a deep knowledge of the industry and, in 2010, Canales left Filmax to start his own company, Film Factory Entertainment, soon achieving a leading position in the international sale of Spain’s most important productions.

Film Factory Entertainment is an independent international sales agency based in Barcelona, Spain. The company works with a selective slate, choosing Spanish films with the highest international potential and also collaborating with Europe and Latin America’s most prominent production companies.