The Brazilian Film, TV and Video on Demand Industry

Partnerships & Investments Opportunities and the Regulatory Framework

The Brazilian Film, TV and Video on Demand Industry

Distinguished Brazilian audiovisual professionals discuss opportunities for co-production, partnerships and the regulatory system in Brazil.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel
11461 Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049



8:00 – 8:20 am: Registration, Breakfast & Networking

8:20 – 8:40 am: Opening Ceremony – José Roberto Rocha filho, Deputy Consul of Brazil in Los Angeles • Patrick Benedek, President of the Brazil California Chamber of Commerce

8:40 – 9:40am: Keynote speaker • Sérgio Sá Leitão, Brazilian Minister of Culture

9:40 – 10:40 am: The Brazilian Creative Industry – Legal/Regulatory Framework on the Digital Environment
Andressa Pappas, MPA Brazil – Director Government Affairs
Marc Gareton, Warner Brothers Executive Vice President, International Productions
Fabio Lima, Sofa Digital
Robert Muller (moderator)

10:40 – 11:00 am: Networking Break

11:00 – 11:55 am: Audiovisual Production in Brazil: Incentives for Investments
Sérgio Sá Leitão, Brazilian Minister of Culture
MaryAnn Hughes, Disney’s VP of Film Production Planning
Steve Solot – Rebrafic
Felipe Cusnir (moderator)

11:55 – 12:50 pm: Co-Production in Brazil: Fiscal/Tax Incentives
Priscila Miranda, Fenix Distribution Company
Aaron Berger, Chatrone LLC
Mauricio Mota, CEO Wise Entertainment
Fabio Cesnik, BCCC
Talize Sayegh, Hollywood Brazilian Film Festival (moderator)

12:50 – 1:00 pm: Closing remarks (Felipe Cusnir, Patrick Benedeck and Fabio Cesnik)


Cost: General Admission: $30 / BCCC Members $20. Parking at Luxe Hotel: $14

For more information please contact

Maya Aloy Tel: 424-332-8863

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Sponsor(s): Center for Brazilian Studies, UCLA Center for Brazilian Studies, Brazil California Chamber of Commerce, Trade Promotion Section - Consulate General of Brasil Los Angeles, Motion Picture Association of America, Hollywood Brazilian Film Festival; Cesnik, Quintino & Salinas Advogados.