Rio Center Stories


Cândida Borges is a Brazilian contemporary musician and transmedia artist – pianist, singer, songwriter, composer, performer, educator and Scholar.

Fellipe Barbosa was born in Rio de Janeiro and has an MFA in film from Columbia University.

Julia Vieira de Andrade Dias is a current student at Columbia’s School of International and Public Affairs, where she is a candidate for a Masters

We had the pleasure to talk with professor 

Hollywood has dominated world film for 100 years. It's important to look at independent filmmakers who create their own production structures.