The epic 14-hour-plus Argentine film La Flor by Mariano Llinás won the top award for Best Latin American Film at the 10th Cinema Tropical Awards.
Long way Home (TEMPORADA)
NAME OF FILM: LONG WAY HOME (TEMPORADA)
DIRECTOR(S): André Novais Oliveira
STARRING: Grace Passô
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: Juliana (an excellent Grace Passô) moves from her Brazilian hometown of Itaúnas to the larger and more sprawling Contagem to take a job within a public-health program combating the spread of dengue fever. While waiting for her husband to join her, she sets about making the rounds, inspecting people’s homes for mosquito hiding places and becoming acquainted with a new cast of characters who will lead her to look beyond her past and toward an uncertain future.
TEMBLORES, BIRDS OF PASSAGE, ROMA Among Cinema Tropical 2019 Shortlist of Best Latin American and U.S. Latinx Films
Cinema Tropical announced its Third Annual Shortlist, comprising 25 Latin American films. The list includes Roma, Birds of Passage, La Flor and Too Late to Die Young.
2019 Cine Las Americas International Film Festival Unveils Lineup, Opens with CARLOS ALMARAZ: PLAYING WITH FIRE
This year’s 2019 Cine Las Americas International Film Festival will kick off on May 1st, with the documentary CARLOS ALMARAZ: PLAYING WITH FIRE, and will showcase a diverse lineup of feature films, short films, music videos, and more.
This year’s lineup for the 48th annual New Directors/New Films will introduce 24 features and 11 short films to New York audiences, with 15 films directed or co-directed by women.
Highlighting rising feature film directors and the best of independent filmmaking, the American Film Institute announced today the films that will be featured in the New Auteurs and American Independents sections at AFI FEST 2018
The official program of the 71st edition of the Locarno Festival was announced at a press conference today, Wednesday July 11, 2018.