Argentina banks on neighbors for film funding

Newbery, Charles
November 2011
Variety;11/14/2011, Vol. 425 Issue 1, p12
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the motion picture industry in Argentina, considering a trend in which producers in that country are increasingly seeking financing from other countries in Latin America.


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