U.S. Immigration and Visa Options for Film Industry Professionals from Brazil
The United States is a leading market for the film industry worldwide with the largest number of film production in the world. The oldest film industry – Hollywood – was originated more than 120 years ago. Since then, many foreign film production companies around the world have become interested in taking their business and/or professionals to the United States.
There are a number of nonimmigrant (temporary) visa categories, which allow Brazilian professionals in entertainment and film industry to enter the U.S. Each visa category depends on the type of work the professionals are engaged in, the wages they receive and the sponsoring company (whether its U.S. or a foreign company)...
To read the full article, please follow the link to the Brazilian Film Export Magazine (p. 28-29).