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.

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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.


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.


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 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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LATC announces in Ventana Sur the new Guide for Latin American Film Commissions

The Latin American Training Center-LATC announces the launch of its new, free guide in Spanish for Latin American Film Commissions.  The event took place on November 30 during the Ventana Sur Film Market.   The new Guide is a companion to the previous LATC “Guide for Film Commissions in Brazil,” published last year in Portuguese with support by the Cesnik, Quintino & Salinas Law Firm. read more…

LATC and CIBA-CILECT announce the winners of the Latin American Screenplay Treatment Competition 2016

“La Gambeta Endiablada”, by Uruguayan writer Cristhian Orta from the Escuela de Cine de Uruguay (ECU), has won first place in the 2016 Latin American Feature Film Screenplay Treatment Competition. Second place went to “No te bajes”, by Federico Pablo Gatto, ENERC (Argentina). 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…

Steve Solot provides a presentation on film commissions at the 2nd Conference on Creative Tourism in Brasilia

LATC president, Steve Solot, who also serves as Executive Director of the Brazilian Film Commission Network – REBRAFIC and President of the Rio Film Commission, participated in the 2nd Conference on Creative ]tourism in Brasilia, organized by SEBRAE, the Brazilian Office of  Small Business Administration.  His presentation focused on the objectives, operations, economic benefits and challenges of film commissions. read more…

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