Venice closer "Amazonia," which receives a market screening Sunday, is not just a 3D jungle adventure pic that attempts to do visual justice to the Amazon. For Brazil's burgeoning movie industry, it…
With the acquisition of Marvel and Lucasfilm, Disney XD — the Disney Channel satellite aimed at boys — has a whole new super-powered arsenal at its disposal. Still, mining those libraries with an eye…
With a 168% growth in Brazil's pay TV market over the past five years, Viacom Intl. Media Networks (VIMN) has taken control of MTV Brazil, which will launch across key cable operators on Oct. 1.
From the point of view of world sports, Brazil is about to have its blazing moment in the sun. Will this period of high visibility also extend to other sectors of its culture?
I'm standing onstage thinking about the unlikelihood of the band having another hit and I realize Daryl Hall found a way out. Via his TV show, "Live From Daryl's House."
Russian Orthodox Church urged followers to give up social media for Lent, South Korean film distrib CJ Entertainment has given a twist to movie posters, zombies have been off the radar in Indian…
DirecTV, the nation's biggest satellite provider, saw net profit surge 31% last quarter and the largest annual net subscriber gain in the company's history thanks to its Latin America biz, said CEO…
Brazil's pay TV sector continues to boom despite the country's economic slowdown with subscriber numbers up 27% on 2011 to 16.2 million at the end of December, according to the National…
"The Mountain" and a trio of pics from top Brazilian producers o2 Filmes, Gullane and Dezenove will play at the 1st Boutique Cinema do Brasil.
The film-promotion program Cinema do Brasil has opened the first phase of its Distributors World Cup, a competition that rewards distribution companies that bring Brazilian films to exhibitors around…
After half a century, classics-creating firm LC Barreto is still at the top of Brazilian TV and cinema.