Jose Padilha, director of "Elite Squad: The Enemy Within" is teaming via his Zazen Prods. label with Daniel Filho's Lereby Prods. to raise $60 million to finance 10 Brazilian movies over the next…
Pointing to renewed sales life on key durable titles, Buenos Aires-based FilmSharks Intl. has closed a slew of recent major territory sales on titles it brought onto the market as far back as 2008.
Canada's CD Films and Portugal's Stopline Filmes have boarded two-part miniseries "Rouge Bresil" (Brazil Red), a groundbreaking high-end Brazilian international co-production.
Spurred by the self-distribution success of sequel "Elite Squad: The Enemy Within," helmer Jose Padilha has teamed up with Fernando Meirelles' O2 Filmes and three other top Brazilian producers as…
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Brazil's economic boom is encouraging local producers to focus on their home market, and Brazilian auds seem to be in the mood to laugh.
Jose Padilha's "Elite Squad 2" is Brazil's representative in the Oscar foreign-language race.
Stellan Skarsgard and Joaquim de Almeida are set to star in Canadian helmer Sylvain Archambault's "Rouge Bresil," based on Jean-Christophe Rufin's 2001 historical bestseller.