Investments propel domestic producers, distribs and exhibitors
SAN SEBASTIAN -- Coinciding with a far larger Brazilian presence -- in pics, producers and partying -- at 2012's San Sebastian, film export promotion org Cinema do Brasil unveiled Thursday two new…
After half a century, classics-creating firm LC Barreto is still at the top of Brazilian TV and cinema.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
While many filmmakers around the world are struggling for coin, biz in Brazil is booming thanks to a generous mix of federal, state and municipal film funds, grants and tax shelters.
Sitting on a Via Veneto terrace at October's Rome Festival, Italian producer Daniele Mazzocca smiled with slight bemusement as he described his next project.