ANCINE is the national Brazilian Film Agency, responsible for the regulation of the audiovisual sector in the country. It also manages funds for many of the industry activities (production, distribution, exhibition) and is one of responsible partners for the international promotion of Brazilian film production, a mission it shares with the Brazilian Audiovisual Secretary, Cinema do Brasil and the Audiovisual Promotion Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Mostra de Cinema de Tiradentes reaches its 19th edition in 2017 as the main showcase for independent Brazilian cinema, also holding seminars and training events. Free of charge for an audience, it opens the Brazilian audiovisual calendar year.

Festival Scope Pro presents its main competition, AURORA, featuring first, second and third features, always world or Brazilian premieres.