MADRID – Co-produced by Warner Bros. and local movie giant Globo Filmes, Brazilian helmer Hector Dhalia's awaited “Serra Pelada” (Bald Mountain), a hoped-for upscale Brazilian blockbuster for WB…
MADRID — Teaming Stuart Ford's IM Global and Mexico and L.A.-based Canana — headed by Gael Garcia Bernal, Diego Luna and Pablo Cruz — new sales-financing venture Mundial has entered Brazil. Taking…
On June 20, 1 million Brazilians — students, middle-class professionals, trade union rank-and-file, '60s activists and entire families — staged the nation's largest street protest since 1992 — the…
Brazilian pics at the Berlin fest reflect the human side of a rapidly growing nation
Prolific is good. Deep-pocketed is even better.
Brit distrib Revolver Entertainment has snapped up U.K. rights to Jose Padilha's "Elite Squad 2: The Enemy Within," being sold by Stuart Ford's IM Global, and east London morality tale "Turnout."
Pic's ideal balance of familiar and new will ensure high-octane theatrical returns, setting a breakneck pace for vid and ancillary down the road.
Wagner Moura has landed one of the lead roles in MRC and Sony's sci-fier ''Elysium,'' which Neil Blomkamp will direct.
After a string of highly dissimilar dramas and docus, director/co-writer Jose Padilha ("Bus 174," "Garapa") revisits the material of Brazilian B.O. smash "Elite Squad" and gives it a new spin in…
One-note celebration of violence-for-good that plays like a recruitment film for fascist thugs.