Tag: Latin America

Cinepolis Picks Up Gael Garcia Bernal’s Museo for Release Across Latin America

The only Mexican film in official competition at the Berlin Film Festival, Alonso Ruizpalacios’ “Museo,”  has been picked up by Mexican exhibition-distribution giant Cinepolis for release across Mexico and the rest of Latin America.

Female Journalists in Latin America Take on Male-Dominated Media Culture

Traveling around Latin America to show journalists how to hone their digital skills, Mariana Santos quickly realized more women were filling column inches and producing content, but the region’s newsrooms were still overwhelmingly led by men.

How Local Latin American Filmmakers Are Taking on Hollywood

Studio releases still dominate, but from a Chilean Oscar contender (‘A Fantastic Woman’) to a blockbuster Colombian comedy (‘El Coco 2’), local filmmakers are fighting back.

Why Latin America Should Increase Its Renewable Energy Efforts

One of the sunniest places on earth, Chile’s Atacama Desert, has the highest solar irradiance in the world — and the potential to generate enough electricity to power all of South America. But the desert, which covers over 100,000 square kilometers (about 38,000 Read More