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International film production workshop to be held in Uruguay

Uruguay will host high-profile film industry figures from Europe and Latin America for a training workshop in late November for five Latin American and five European audiovisual professionals. Trainees at the Nov. 25-30 workshop will attend a second workshop in Locarno, Swizterland, in August 2016, a few days before that city’s international film festival, Uruguayan […]

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Producers: Uruguay’s film industry is in crisis

Movie producers have declared Uruguay’s film industry to be in an “emergency” due to falling government support for domestic movies, Film Producers Association, or ASOPROD, representative Esteban Schroeder told EFE. Domestic funding covers about 30 percent of production costs and Uruguayan producers must go overseas for the rest of the money, Schroeder said. “At one […]

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