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Brazil I Love You
From the point of view of world sports, Brazil is about to have its blazing moment in the sun. Will this period of high visibility also extend to other sectors of its culture?
Projects include "Colors," "Rio, I Love You," "Heads or Tails," "Reaching for the Moon" and more...
Soccer legend Pele is headed for the big screen with Imagine Entertainment and Seine Pictures going into production in August on a coming of age story. Pele is also headed to Cannes next week…
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Competition is heating up in Brazil's nascent video-on-demand market, which is expected to expand rapidly over the next few years.
Brazilian TV's indie animated-series production sector is booming.
Beautifully structured and ultimately transcendent.
In "Ginga," sporting prowess, nationalistic fervor and alleged genetic disposition are celebrated alongside Brazil's love affair with soccer. Partly funded by shoe company Nike, this enjoyable docu…
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If I Stay
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