Brazilian Cinema: The Global and Regional Context

September 8, 2005 - 4:00 pm

Richard Peña, Columbia University and Lincoln Center, Film Programmer

Vagner de Almeida, Columbia University and Director of “The Butterflies”

Armando Guareño, Founder & Executive Director of “La CinemaFe”

Leandro Caires, Emerson College

This panel brings together specialists to discuss the role of Brazilian cinema in the international and local arena along with its current developments. The panel will elaborate on current trends in Brazilian film industry and the importance of Brazilian film in the international film industry as well as in Latin America.