By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Bringing together teams of amateur and professional directors, writers, and production crews with the challenge to create a short film from start to finish within seventy-two hours, the 72HORAS Rio Festival de Filmes returns to Rio de Janeiro's Zona Portuária (Port Zone) for its second edition on April 30th and will run through May 3rd.
With registration for teams wishing to participate remaining open until April 10th, festival organizers are anticipating a larger turnout this year. During the first edition, there were 507 participants and 39 short . . .