LATC is a media training, publishing and audiovisual consulting center with regional headquarters in Rio de Janeiro. Since 2009 LATC has conducted programs, workshops in Latin America and trade missions to the U.S., for producers, filmmakers, attorneys and executives from around the world.
LATC publishes books focused on audiovisual activities and intellectual property rights, aimed to enhance the skills and competences of audiovisual industry professionals by providing access to the best techniques, information and guidance, thereby promoting the professional growth of the audiovisual industry throughout Latin American countries.
The 2017 LATC Global Film and Television Program in Los Angeles was once again a Huge Success!
The LATC Entertainment, Business and Legal Affairs Program in Miami was a huge success!
Guide for Brazilian Film Commissions – Now Available for Free Download!
On November 30, in Buenos Aires, during the Ventana Sur, the principal film market in the region, and with the presence of Orlando Pulvirenti, author of the Argentinian chapter, the Latin American Training Center-LATC launched its new publication: Current Financing Mechanisms for Audiovisual Content in Latin America – 3rd Edition (Mecanismos actuales de financiación de contenidos audiovisuales en Latinoamérica – 3ª Edición). Sponsored by the Cesnik, Quintino e Salinas Advogados-CQS and Cowan, DeBaets, Abrahams & Sheppard, LLP–CDAS, it’s an updated, expanded and bilingual Spanish-English sourcebook on 15 Latin American countries.
LATC and CIBA-CILECT announce Winners of the 2017 Latin American Feature Film Screenplay Treatment Competition
“Pague com sangue” (“Pay with blood”), by Brazilian writer Lucas Sátolo do Canto, from the University of São Paulo (USP), has won first place in the 2017 Latin American Feature Film Screenplay Treatment Competition. Second place went to “Renascer” (“To Be Reborn”), by Roberto Simão Pereira Junior, also from USP. The competition was open to students and graduates of Latin American film schools which are members of CILECT, the International Association of Film and Television Schools. read more…
In order to give visibility to young profesionals entering the highly competitive audiovisual industry, the Latin American Training Center announces a new platform for promotion of audiovisual projects (fiction and documentaries) from students and graduates who seek support for financing, co-production, crowdfunding, distribution, post-production, among other services. read more…
On October 31st the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel in Los Angeles hosted ““The Brazilian Film, TV and Video on Demand Industry,” a seminar on partnerships and opportunities for investment, and the regulatory framework for the Brazilian audiovisual industry. In his capacity as Executive director of the Brazilian Film Commission Network-REBRAFIC, Steve Solot, LATC President, participated in a panel “Audiovisual Production in Brazil: Incentives for Investments”. read more…
LATC Organizes a Reception in Los Angeles to Promote the Audiovisual Industry of the Province of Mendoza, Argentina
On November 1st in Los Angeles, at a special reception organized by LATC in the residence of the Consul General of Argentina, the government of Province of Mendoza, together with the Film Andes Audiovisual Cluster of Mendoza, announced a series of bold measures to transform the province into an international center for film, television and new media production. read more…
Brazilian students launch international crowdfunding campaign to ensure completion of their last year of the film course in the prestigious film school in Cuba
With only one academic year remaining, and after losing their scholarships from the Brazilian Federal Government, 9 Brazilian film students in their last year at the International Film and TV School – EICTV in San Antonio de los Baños, Cuba have initiated an international crowdfunding campaign to guarantee completion of the course by raising Euros 11,502.02. read more…