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Adventures in scholarly fieldwork, media industries, and cultural exchange.

After a summer of adventures, I am so happy to be back. I missed you, Detroit!!

Fieldwork Follow-up

Afterthoughts to my Cinema Journal article posted on the SCMS website. I had the opportunity during my trip to Brazil to reflect on previous research and where my current project is going. An extremely insightful and productive experience!

Paulo Coelho biopic opens this weekend in Brasil. Brazil/Spain co-production between Sony Pictures & indep producers. Also in partnership w/ RioFilme. Perfect example of local production trends today.

RioFilme promotional materials.

RioFilme promotional materials.

Soon.

Ross’s last night in SP calls for moqueca & acarajé in Jardins.

Ross’s last night in SP calls for moqueca & acarajé in Jardins.

Sony Pictures Brasil office (12th floor). Known by locals as the Robocop building. Ask any taxista and they know it!

Sony Pictures Brasil office (12th floor). Known by locals as the Robocop building. Ask any taxista and they know it!

Rua Oscar Freire

Rainy night in SP = antipasti improv for two.

more Downtown São Paulo

Sunny São Paulo.

Sunny São Paulo.

Old movie palaces in downtown São Paulo.

SP’s Japantown, Liberdade.

Parque Trianon = a rainforest sanctuary in the middle of São Paulo.

This wall sums up my globetrotting over the past year.

This wall sums up my globetrotting over the past year.