Two breakneck motorcycle rides -- one across the sand dunes of a Brazilian wind farm, the other into the foggy abyss of a German autobahn -- bookend Karim Ainouz's stunning fifth feature "Praia do…
Germany's The Match Factory, traditionally one of Europe's most prominent sales companies at the Berlin Festival, has taken world sales rights to Berlin Golden Bear contender "Praia do Futuro," from…
In a preemptive swoop, Los Angeles-based FiGa Films has acquired world sales rights on "The Man of the Crowd," which world premieres Sunday at the Rio de Janeiro Film Festival. One of the…
LOCARNO — Paris-based sales-production company UDI, which is repping Diego and Daniel Vega's Locarno fest competition player "El Mudo," has sold Brazilian Marcelo Gomes' "Once Upon a Time Veronica"…
New venues, more screenings draw global crowds to Brazil event.
Karim Ainouz takes auds on an inner journey over 24 hours that, like tides on the beach, surge and subside until a calmer spirit prevails.
Brazilian director Karim Ainouz ("O abismo prataedo") has come aboard Royal Road Entertainment's thriller "The Beauty of Sharks," with shooting set to begin next summer. "O abismo prataedo" ("The…
Beautifully structured and ultimately transcendent.
Four years after "Madame Sata" thrust Karim Ainouz into the limelight as one of Brazil's hottest new directors, "Suely in the Sky" takes a step back with the far less exciting tale of a young woman…
Marcelo Gomes makes an impressive if sober feature helming debut in "Cinema, Aspirin and Vultures," set in Brazil's desert-like sertao in 1942 as the country prepares to enter war against the Axis…