RIO DE JANEIRO – Brazil's BossaNovaFilms is linking to Dimitri Rassam's Chapter 2, one of France's most powerful and ambitious production forces, to produce "Going To Brazil," a Brazil road movie…
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Two of Latin America's biggest pay tv operators – Brazil's Globosat and Colombia's Caracol TV – have today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to launch a Spanish-language pay-TV channel in the…
Chico Teixeira's "Absence," Daniel Aragao's "I Swear I'll Leave This Town" and Andre Ristum's "The Other Side of Paradise" world premiere in the Rio de Janeiro Intl. Film Festival's centerpiece…
Los Angeles-based sales and distribution company FiGa Films is taking the Geraldine Chaplin-toplined "Sand Dollars" to Brazil where it expects to close a sale. FiGa started sales talks in Toronto…
Participation in Rio Festival's RioMarket looks set to improve on last year's numbers, according to festival co-director Walkiria Barbosa. Among the many luminaries set to attend and conduct seminars…
The Rio de Janeiro Film Festival unspools against a background of three milestones: the Oct. 5 general elections; a 2014 $540 million governmental funding package for film/TV, unveiled by president…
Two of the most ambitious omnibus projects from modern Mexico, "Words With Gods" and "Soccer Plays," are highlights in the Rio de Janeiro's Festival's 2014 country tribute, Mexico Focus-Homage…
Over the last two years, Canal Brasil has seen its audiences explode – from 3.5 million viewers to 16 million. General Pay TV growth has been an important factor but the major push was brought by a…
Mesmerizing performances by Bae Doo-na and Kim Sae-ron power this wrenching drama.
Abderrahmane Sissako confirms himself as one of the true humanists of recent cinema with this stunningly shot and deeply empathetic drama.
The Troubles have rarely been more troubling on screen than they are in "'71," a vivid, shivery survival thriller that turns the red-brick residential streets of Belfast into a war zone of…
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