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Film Festival Connects United States’ and Brazil’s Film Industries
Sep04

Film Festival Connects United States’ and Brazil’s Film Industries

The Brazil California Chamber of Commerce is once again proud to support the Los Angeles Brazilian Film Festival (LABRFF) in its 13th annual production, helping strengthen the connections between the United States’ and Brazil’s film industries. This year’s film festival which seeks to connect creative directors, artists, actors, and industry professionals, will be held from October 21st to the 25th on a virtual platform, Filmocracy. Filmocracy serves as an advanced streaming service, with a variety of films, virtual theaters, meeting rooms, and panel discussions, where participants can participate in conversations through video conferences. In addition to celebrating Brazilian film and fostering lifelong connections, the festival also plays a fundamental role in generating business between Brazil and the U.S. within the Brazilian Film Market. The BCCC is excited to collaborate with the LABRFF in this year’s film festival to support the growth of U.S.-Brazil relations in this promising industry.

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BRAZIL AND CALIFORNIA TRADE TARIFFS AND PROCESSES
Aug25

BRAZIL AND CALIFORNIA TRADE TARIFFS AND PROCESSES

Join the BCCC’s International Trade and Logistics Committee on Thursday, September 3rd at 9 AM to discover simple ways to make your business more profitable! Learn from industry specialists about tax benefits, tariffs, and procedures when importing and exporting products between Brazil and the USA.

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BILATERAL BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES IN THE POST-PANDEMIC
Jul12

BILATERAL BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES IN THE POST-PANDEMIC

With many companies facing business challenges from the current economic recession due to COVID-19, the International Trade and Logistics Committee of the Brazil California Chamber of Commerce (BCCC) will be hosting a one hour webinar with special guest speakers and experts to discuss business opportunities after the pandemic.

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BCCC announces the start of an amazing project of virtual soccer games streamed on the main media in Brazil
May14

BCCC announces the start of an amazing project of virtual soccer games streamed on the main media in Brazil

The project has been developed by Daniel Gamba, member of our Sports Commission and Soccer Director, and it takes an important place amid the "stay at home" worldwide campaign regarding the Covid-19 pandemic. Great soccer players will be facing other players not with the ball rolling on the fields, but by using video games joypads and showing to the world that they also have some great virtual skills. It is a new role of sport in our society and an important contribution to the e-sports world and all the players are disputing the "Golden Joypad". The matches will take place on Thursdays and Fridays at 5:30 pm (1:30 PM PST) and on Saturdays at 4:30 pm (12:30 PM PST) and SporTV and GloboEsporte.com are streaming all matches.

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Brazil California Chamber of Commerce and Portal Exibidor host 5-day seminar addressing the Brazilian Entertainment Industry current situation and strategies for the post-pandemic.
May08

Brazil California Chamber of Commerce and Portal Exibidor host 5-day seminar addressing the Brazilian Entertainment Industry current situation and strategies for the post-pandemic.

In the midst of the pandemic and the significant adjustments in the Entertainment sector, the Brazil California Chamber of Commerce (BCCC) and Portal Exibidor - sponsored by the Motion Picture Association of Brazil (MPA) and supported by CQS (Cesnik, Quintino & Salinas) Law Firm - is organizing a full week of panel discussions with industry experts to address the current challenges and future opportunities in the post-pandemic. Titled "Entertainment: managing the crisis and planning the future", the webinar runs from Monday May 11th to Friday May 15th, from 12pm to 1pm PDT, 16hs to 17hs in Brazil. The meetings will be broadcasted live via Zoom, and will be delivered in Portuguese. The outstanding lineup of speakers include Sergio Sa Leitao, Secretary of Culture of the State of Sao Paulo; Laís Bodanzky, President of Spcine (São Paulo Film and Audiovisual Agency), Andressa Pappas, Director of Governmental Relations of MPA, and many others. The event, according to the organizers, will not only assess the impacts of covid-19 but also offer an opportunity to hear from government officials and industry leaders how the sector is planning to adjust to the new norms and to the reopening of the economy. Themes span from sector overview, financing, consumer behavior and future of consumption, crisis management, new business models, and internationalization of business. Check the program below with more details about each of the 5 webinars.

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