Mexico is on the Move!
Guadalajara Wraps and a New Fest Begins
FICG (pronounced FeeSeeg and standing for the Festival
International de Cine in Guadalajara), displayed a new vibrancy.
Besides some great films, great attendance and great organization,
several Latin American countries are entering the international
film business for the first time (Peru and Ecuador) with subsidies
from their government pointing to an optimism for film production
as an economic factor in their country's growth.
I blogged about the Dominican Republic but not
about the new Law 226 in Mexico which encourages businesses to
invest up to 20 million pesos (U.S.$2 million) or 10% of the taxes
they owed the previous year (whichever is higher) into Mexican film
production, or Brazilian access to subsidies.
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Source - http://www.indiewire.com/