Now in its the thirteenth year, the Los Angeles Brazilian Film Festival is recognized as the most prestigious Brazilian film festival outside Brazil.

Showcasing the best in new Brazilian cinema and providing the movie-loving public with access to some of the most critically and important Brazilian filmmakers, film industry professionals and emerging new talent by bringing them together in the heart of the entertainment capital of the world.

The Festival features special programs including Filmmakers Retreat, several panels, intimate Coffee Talks and much more. Additionally, the Festival screens short films created by Brazilian talents living in the United States.

Festival History

Since 2008 hundreds of films screened at the Festival have gained critical recognition, received commercial distribution, and reached worldwide audiences eager for fresh perspectives and new voices. With over 800 films screened and 350 awards distributed, the Los Angeles Brazilian Film Festival promotes and disseminates the Brazilian audiovisual at the world capital of cinema, Hollywood.

Contact and Staff

Los Angeles Brazilian Film Festival — LABRFF

1 213.210.8505

For sponsorship in the U.S. please request information at info@labrff.com

Media Credential request please contact us at media@labrff.com


Meire Fernandes
Nazareno Paulo


Meire Fernandes – Festival Director/ Executive Producer/ Programming

Manoel Neto – Festival Director

Cristiane Passafaro Guzzi – Producer Brazil

Tati Leite –Producer / VFX Artist

Gui Bonini – Video Art Director

Kennel Rogis – Video Art

Lael Arruda – Public Relations

Rafael Maiolino – Marketing & Social Media Manager

Anthony Sousa – Web Designer and Developer

Carol Rodrigues (Punkeca) – Graphic Designer

Meire Menedes – Production Coordinator

Catharina Bergo – Production Coordinator

Livia Menezes – Producer

Giselle Claudino – Reporter & Host

Bianca Dubeux – Sponsorship USA

Dani Luque – Sponsorship Brazil

Livia Wipicch – Photographer