The 2015 Los Cabos International Film Festival presented its award prizes to the winning films of the two Official Selection competitions –México Primero and Competencia Los Cabos– and the ones participating in the Industry platforms –Cabos in Progress and Cabos Discovery. In addition, The Protagonist Award: Excellence in Acting was given to Ewan McGregor. PARALLEL PRIZES The Cabos Discovery CTT EXP & Rentals Award was presented to Paulina del Paso for her film A flor de […]
Los Cabos International Film Festival
NAME OF FESTIVAL: Los Cabos International Film Festival
WHERE: Los Cabos, Mexico
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: Los Cabos International Film Festival, is an event dedicated to the shared vision of this multicultural and vibrant region that brings international audiences bold, reflective and inspiring films year after year.
Ewan McGregor to Receive Award at Los Cabos International Film Festival and Screen “Last Days in the Desert”
Actor and director Ewan McGregor will attend the upcoming Los Cabos International Film Festival where he will be presented with the Protagonist Award for Excellence in Acting. The award statuette was designed by acclaimed Mexican artist Gabriel Macotela. McGregor will also present the special screening of his film, Last Days in the Desert, accompanied by its director –and festival special guest– Rodrigo García. The film, widely praised by the critics when premiered at Sundance Film Festival […]
DEMOLITION Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Naomi Watts to Open 2015 Los Cabos International Film Festival ; Fest to Feature Retrospective of Alex Ross Perry’s Films
The 2015 Los Cabos International Film Festival will honor Quebecois writer and director Jean-Marc Vallée for his exceptional career achievements. After having presented Dallas Buyers Club (Los Cabos 2013 Closing Gala) and Wild (Los Cabos 2014 Opening Gala) as Latin American premieres, the Festival will host the Latin American Premiere of Demolition as the Opening Gala of this fourth edition. Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Naomi Watts and Chris Cooper, the film opened the Toronto International Film […]
2015 Los Cabos International Film Festival Reveals Films in Tastes, B-Side and American Specials Sections
The 2015 Los Cabos International Film Festival taking place 11th to the 15th of November, continues to impress with its film lineup. The festival revealed the lineup for Tastes – a new section in the film program focusing on culinary themed films, B-Side program – focusing on music themed films, and American Specials, which presents the Mexican premieres of US films. Tastes program includes outstanding films from the international circuit of culinary cinema, including Cooking Up a Tribute by Luis González […]
Carol directed by Todd Haynes, and Remember by the Canadian director, Atom Egoyan, (pictured above) have been added to the Galas Program of the upcoming 2015 Los Cabos International Film Festival; in addition 3 films have been confirmed to the World Highlights program. The Festival will hold the Gala Screening of Carol as a Latin American Premiere. This film had its world premiere at Cannes Film Festival where Rooney Mara won the award for Best Actress. Atom Egoyan’s […]
2015 Los Cabos Film Festival Announces Films in the Horror, Environmental and American Specials Programs
2015 Los Cabos International Film Festival revealed the films selected to screen in the After DARK, American Specials and Green programs. For the second year running, the Festival presents its After Dark program, with three films from prestigious festivals such as Sundance, Cannes and Fantastic Fest, that are on the borderlines between horror, science fiction and black comedy. TALE OF TALES (pictured above) Dir. Matteo Garrone (Gomorra, Reality) Cast: Salma Hayek, Vincent Cassel and Toby […]
2015 Los Cabos International Film Festival Announces Films and Projects Selected in Cabos In Progress and Cabos Discovery
2015 Los Cabos International Film Festival announced the names of the films chosen to form part of the Cabos in Progress and Cabos Discovery platforms. Cabos in Progress will feature films in the post-production stage, made in or coproduced with Mexico; and the Cabos Discovery platform will feature projects in the development phase, made in or coproduced by Mexico, USA or Canada. The competing Mexican films in Cabos in Progress are: Bellas de noche (pictured […]
TANGERINE, JAMES WHITE, ROOM, NASTY BABY Among 2015 Los Cabos International Film Festival Official Selections
The 2015 Los Cabos International Film Festival announced the films chosen for its fourth edition’s Official Selection, which is composed of Competencia Los Cabos (Mexico, USA and Canada) and México Primero sections. Nine films are in competition for Competencia Los Cabos, where North American films appear side-by-side, films that are from or co-produced with Mexico, USA and/or Canada can participate; and six films are in competition for México Primero, focusing on Mexican films. The nine […]
Los Cabos International Film Festival confirmed at Sundance Film Festival dates for its 4th Edition, to be held from November 11-15, 2015.
“THE OVERNIGHTERS” “LISTEN UP PHILIP” Among 2014 Official Selections of Los Cabos International Film Festival
Nine films from Mexico, USA and Canada will compete in the Los Cabos Competition at the 2014 Los Cabos International Film FestivalLos Cabos International Film Festival for a USD $15,000 cash prize, and six Mexican productions, director’s first or second film, compete for a USD $15,000 cash prize in the Mexico First section. These fifteen films will comprise the 2014 Official Selection program of the festival which runs November 12 to 16, 2014.