In a bid to foster a greater exchange of local pics within South America, the film institute heads of Mercosur member countries Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, Chile and Bolivia will convene…
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U.S. producers will lense thriller "Genesis Code" in Brazil as part of a pioneering plan to produce U.S. pics in the country on a regular basis.
Miami-based sales company and distrib Venevision Intl. plans to launch DVD versions of its popular telenovelas in the U.S.
The 19th Guadalajara Mexican & Iberoamerican Showcase unveiled a strong lineup of features and shorts in official competition Tuesday.
Hector Babenco's prison drama "Carandiru" took home the picture and ensemble acting prizes at Colombia's 44th Cartagena Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped Friday.
Miravista, Disney's Latin American production label, has boarded the next Diego Luna pic, "Solo Dios sabe" (What God Knows), a $3 million Mexican-Brazilian co-production from U.S.-based Mexican…
The Los Angeles Latino Intl. Film Festival has launched a Web site that will provide a list of Iberoamerican cinema available to the U.S. market as part of its year-round objective to spur further…
Joint distrib venture Columbia TriStar/BVI Mexico has grabbed all Mexican rights to the hottest film shooting in Colombia, "Rosario Tijeras."
Mexican conglom Televisa is setting up a beachhead on two U.S. coasts.
Televisa Cine, the film arm of Mexican media giant Televisa, has snagged Mexican distrib rights and the first option to U.S. rights for "Matando Cabos" (Killing Cabos), the first pic from brothers…