CANNES — Rio de Janeiro's RioFilme, one of Latin America's most active city hall-backed film funds, will plow R$7 million ($2.3 million) into the city's film and TV industries via an annual…
RIO DE JANEIRO – Monica Lozano's Mexico City-based Alebrije Cine y Video, the producer behind U.S./Mexico B.O. phenom "Instructions Not Included," is teaming with Walkiria Barbosa's Total Filmes in…
Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos, "Grey's Anatomy" screenwriter William Harper and Kris Thykier, producer of Stephen Daldry's “Trash,” will speak at the Rio Festival's RioMarket, the…
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…
Tom Hanks is set star in the film adaptation of Dave Eggers' novel “Hologram For the King” with his “Cloud Atlas”director Tom Tykwer helming. X Filme Creative Pool producers Stefan Arndt, Uwe Schott…
Bruno Barreto's intimate, affecting, somewhat lumpily paced biopic focuses chiefly on poet Elizabeth Bishop's 15-year lesbian relationship with headstrong Brazilian architect Lota de Macedo Soares.
Investments propel domestic producers, distribs and exhibitors
Call it the rule of four, or Brazil's first studio-sized alliance.
Sergio Sa Leitao and Andrien Muselet bring buzz to the biz.
Uruguay's Pablo Stoll, a darling of the art-pic crowd since 2001's Rotterdam Tiger-winning "25 Watts," is prepping a zombie movie, "The Summer Hit."
Production services, film offices dot vast region