• Sangue Azul opens Berlin's Panorama

    Lírio Ferreira’s drama "Sangue Azul" (Blue Blood) that took home three prizes at the last festival, has been selected to open the Panorama at the 2015 Berlinale.

  • Oscar nomination for festival opener

    Juliano Ribeiro Salgado and Wim Wender's "The Salt of the Earth", that opened the 2014 festival ,is one of the five Oscar nominees for documentary feature.

  • Award winners announced 8 October 2014

    Festival do Rio came to a close on Wednesday 8 October. The official jury's top film picks were Sangue Azul (Blue Blood) and the documentary À Queima Roupa (Point Blank).