• Festival Dates for 2015

    The 17th Festival do Rio (Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival) will take place from 1 to 14 October 2015. Contact films@festivaldorio.com.br.

  • 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.