After half a century, classics-creating firm LC Barreto is still at the top of Brazilian TV and cinema.
Most of the Latin American pics vying for a foreign-language Oscar nom this year are feature debuts, heralding a sea change sweeping through Latin America's film industries.
Albania “East, West, East” (Gjergj Xhuvani) Algeria “Outside the Law” (Rachid Bouchareb) Argentina “Carancho” (Pablo Trapero) Austria “La Pivellina” (Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel) Azerbaijan “The…
Fabio Barreto's "Lula, the Son of Brazil" is the country's representative in Oscar's foreign language race.
With just a week to go before the Academy's Oct. 1 submission deadline, 14 countries have joined the race for a foreign-language Oscar nom.
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