Pontas at The London Book Fair 2017

The London Book Fair in 2017 took place from the 14th to the 16th of March and Anna Soler-Pont, Marina Penalva, Maria Cardona and Leticia Vila-Sanjuán attended the fair on behalf of the Pontas Agency and met with editors, scouts and film producers from all over the world, as well as as meeting some London-based editors at their offices,

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Helping books to become films

More films than ever around the world are based on books. The answer to this trend is always the same:  it is much more comfortable for a producer or director to be able to go back to the book whenever it is needed, and the dialogue and synergies between literature and cinema are endless. A

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Milena Busquets’ novel También esto pasará (This Too Shall Pass) will be adapted into a film

After many months of conversations and interesting offers received from several different film production companies, finally film rights of Milena Busquets’ novel También esto pasará (This Too Shall Pass) have been acquired (through the Pontas Agency) by Buenos Aires-based Burman Office, with Daniel Burman producing and a reknowned scriptwriter and director to be announced soon. «We love the

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Pontas authors have worldwide encounters

An agency in some ways is similar to a publishing house in which a ‘family’ of authors converges and interlinks, where interesting conversations between writers from different origins, cultures, languages and generations may take place. At the Pontas Agency, we really enjoy these connections: some are spontaneous, others we arrange to happen ─and most of the time they meet at

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Pontas at Goteborg Book Fair 2015

This year Milena Busquets, Sara Lövestam and new Pontas author Carmen Bugan were presenting their books to large audiences at the Goteborg Bokmässan. Marc de Gouvenain and Marina Penalva were there to accompany them and to meet with international editors at the busy Rights Centre. They also met with new Pontas author Lisa Hågensen, whose

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