Tag Archives: audiovisual industry

Netflix and Amacc expand aid fund for audiovisual industry workers in Mexico

Netflix and the Mexican Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Academy (AMACC) announced the expansion of the MX$ 25 million (USD 1 million) aid fund, called Fondo de Apoyo Covid-19 para la Industria Cinematográfica y Audiovisual. The entities agreed to add MX$ 4.5 million (USD 20.7 thousand) to the fund, raising the total amount to MX$ [...]

Netflix expands its relief fund to the audiovisual industry to Argentina with USD 590 thousand

Netflix, in partnership with the Academy of Arts and Cinematographic Sciences of Argentina, announced the creation of the Relief Fund COVID-19 for the film and audiovisual industry, aimed at providing financial aid in support of more than a thousand workers in the area. The platform announced the launch of the fund at the beginning of [...]

Netflix extends relief fund for audiovisual industry workers to Colombia

Netflix and the Colombian Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Academy (ACACC) announced the launch of a relief fund in support of the Colombian audiovisual industry, valued at USD 500 thousand. The figure belongs to the international USD 150 million fund that the OTT launched, with which, in addition to Colombia, it provided financial aid to [...]

Netflix expands relief fund to audiovisual industry workers to USD 150 million

Netflix announced it is expanding the industry workers relief fund it has announced in March, from USD 100 million to USD 150 million, as reported by the specialized website Variety.  Of the USD 100 million initially announced by Netflix, USD 85 million would go to workers from its own productions, which are cancelled by the [...]

Netflix grants USD 1 million in support of Brazilian audiovisual industry

After creating a USD 100 million fund to help audiovisual industry workers due to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, of which USD 1 million were granted to support the Mexican industry, Netflix now announced that it will award R$ 5 million (almost USD 1 million) to an emergency fund in support of the sector in Brazil. [...]

Netflix and AMACC create fund to support Mexican audiovisual industry

Netflix and the Mexican Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMACC) announced the creation of a MX $ 25 million (USD 1 million) fund called Covid-19 Support Fund for the Film and Audiovisual Industry, in order to help more than thousand workers in the sector,whose productions had to be cancelled due to the pandemic. [...]

Ancine could stop promoting audiovisual industry in Brazil

A few months after the Union Court of Auditors (TCU) -responsible for the financial supervision of Brazilian State agencies- decided to stop the National Films Agencys (Ancine) activities, aimed to promote Brazilian audiovisual industry, Jair Bolsonaro, Brazils President, said that the agency could disappear or be privatized. It will have a filter, since it is [...]