By Wladimir Weltman, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO - Current buzz says it is cool to shoot in Rio. According to ANCINE, the Brazilian Government National Film Agency created to protect, promote and regulate the national film and video industry – 45 foreign production teams were cleared to shoot all over town since January 2010.
But before foreign production companies decide to join this adventurous group of filmmakers, they should be aware of the challenges in the process.
There’s no doubt that Rio is a wonderful location, but there is some bureaucratic . . .