LATC is a media training, publishing and audiovisual consulting center with regional headquarters in Rio de Janeiro. Since 2009 LATC has conducted immersion programs and trade missions to the U.S. for producers, attorneys and executives from around the world.

Our services and products

Consulting

The dynamics of today’s globalized film industry make it challenging for independent filmmakers to find financing, production, distribution and marketing. LATC Consulting offers assistance to independent audiovisual content producers throughout Latin America, providing essential information, resources and consulting services to enable them to enter this playing field.

Training

LATC specializes in creative training programs for audiovisual content producers. LATC methodology emphasizes new technology business models. In addition to organizing workshops and seminars on various aspects of filmmaking, it also offers seminars on intellectual property rights protection, rights management and commercialization of audiovisual content.

Publications

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.

News

The US launch of the LATC “Guide for Latin American Film Commissions” at the AFCI Locations Show and Global Production & Finance Conference

The Latin American Training Center-LATC announced its free guide in Spanish for Latin American Film Commissions at the AFCI Locations Show and Global Production & Finance Conference, the largest gathering and premier worldwide event of film commissions.  The...
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The LATC Entertainment, Business and Legal Affairs Program in Miami was a huge success!

Copyright in the age of digital music, intellectual property, virtual reality, production, distribution and licensing of new media content in Latin America were among the current topics of the entertainment industry addressed from March 29 to April 1st during the...
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Guide for Brazilian Film Commissions – Now Available for Free Download!

Published by the Latin American Training Center-LATC (Centro Latino-americano de Treinamento e Assessoria Audiovisual), with support by the Cesnik, Quintino e Salinas law firm, the new Guide for Brazilian Film Commissions offers, for the first time in Portuguese and...
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A new academic publication on Latin American Cinema includes a chapter by Steve Solot

Edited by Maria Delgado, Stephen M. Hart and Randal Johnson, A Companion to Latin American Cinema offers a wide-ranging collection of newly commissioned essays and interviews that explore the ways in which Latin American cinema has established itself on the international film scene in the twenty-first century. Contributors include filmmakers, critics, historians, scholars, and executives from the U.S., Europe, and Latin America. Among them, Steve Solot, President of LATC. read more…

New article by Steve Solot highlights the demise of the only federal film production incentive under the Trump administration

In his new article published on February 14 in the “Revista de Cinema,” Steve Solot, President of Latin American Training Center-LATC and Executive Director of the Brazilian Film Commission Network-REBRAFIC, writes about the only federal incentive for audiovisual content production in the US, the famous “Section 181”, that is about to die silently this month without its renewal by congress, following the Trump administration taking Office. read more…

The 2016 LATC Global Film and Television Program in Los Angeles was once again a Huge Success!

The latest edition of the LATC Global Film and Television Program in November 2016 was once again a huge success. The exclusive five-day program included presentations and meetings with high-profile Hollywood executives and industry organizations aimed at audiovisual industry professionals. Participants in this year´s delegation came from China, Taiwan, the Philippines, New Zealand, Australia, Ghana, Brazil, Japan and South Korea. Armed with diverse projects and stimulating backgrounds, the LATC creatives met with key professionals in the film industry, each sharing their expertise and special knowledge. read more…

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