Several years in the works, a channel showcasing the best in Brazilian film will launch here in June.
A fundamentalist, self-proclaimed bishop and a small mouse are together gnawing at the base of Latin America's largest broadcaster, Brazilian TV giant Globo.
Already served by two international satcasters, Brazil may see another three players launch direct-to-home (DTH) satellite services -- one of them in partnership with U.S. provider EchoStar.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Exhibitor United Cinemas Intl. (UCI) recently opened its first multiplex in Brazil, the first in a series that the Universal/Paramount joint venture plans for Latin America's largest market.
The Brazilian government announced Monday the bidding procedure for cable and microwave delivery licenses in the country.
After resisting getting involved in filmmaking for many years, Latin America's biggest TV player, Globo, finally has decided to enter the sector.
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