BUENOS AIRES - Brazil has turned out some exceptional new talents in the last few years, such as Kleber Mendonca Filho ("Neighboring Sounds," pictured) or Fernando Coimbra ("A Wolf at the Door")…
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SAN SEBASTIAN — The state of Latin America's film industry is not what it was. No, señor: Compared to even just a decade back, most ways you take it, it's now much better. From Monday thru Wednesday…
Venice closer "Amazonia," which receives a market screening Sunday, is not just a 3D jungle adventure pic that attempts to do visual justice to the Amazon. For Brazil's burgeoning movie industry, it…
Venice, at 70, is a grand dame. The Venice Film Market, in its second edition this year, is a rapidly growing baby, eager to explore new movie mart modalities and attain a distinctive feel. "What I…
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?
Traditionally, movies from Brazil have not benefitted from the kind of public funding and international distribution support systems that, in Europe, often decide whether a film gets distribution at…
"The Mountain" and a trio of pics from top Brazilian producers o2 Filmes, Gullane and Dezenove will play at the 1st Boutique Cinema do Brasil.
The film-promotion program Cinema do Brasil has opened the first phase of its Distributors World Cup, a competition that rewards distribution companies that bring Brazilian films to exhibitors around…
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…
Latin American, U.S. influx add zest to fest.