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.
The Cotton Wool War (Guerra de Algodão)
NAME OF FILM: THE COTTON WOOL WAR (GUERRA DE ALGODÃO) (2018)
DIRECTOR(S): Marília Hughes, Cláudio Marques
STARRING: Dora Goritzki, Thaila Lima, Thaia Perez
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: Dora, raised by her mother in Germany, is visiting her enigmatic Brazilian grandmother for the first time. Soon she will come to learn that this is not a vacation, but a relocation. She will not be returning to Germany, not even to say goodbye to her friends. While desperately trying to find a way home, Dora discovers the beauty of Brazil and the incredible history behind the women of her family.
Over 11 days, the 2019 Atlanta Film Festival will present 31 feature length films plus 98 short films, including an array of music videos, virtual reality and episodic pilots.
The 2018 LA Film Festival taking place September 20 to 28, 2018. unveiled a diverse slate of 40 feature films, 41 short films, and 10 short episodic works in the U.S. Fiction, Documentary, World Fiction, LA Muse and Nightfall sections.