“Parasite” won the most awards with five, including Best Picture for the Latino Entertainment Journalists’ 2019 Latino Entertainment Film Awards.
Tremors (Temblores) (2019)
NAME OF FILM: TREMORS (TEMBLORES)
DIRECTOR(S): JAYRO BUSTAMANTE
STARRING: Juan Pablo Olyslager, Diane Bathen Evans, Mauricio Armas Zebadúa
GENRE: Foreign Film
SYNOPSIS: Pablo is a 40-year-old married father of two wonderful children. A role model and a practicing evangelical Christian, his perfect traditional life begins to crack when he falls in love with a man. Pablo finds his feelings in conflict with beliefs. And his life becomes a hell of repressive intolerance when his family and his church decide to do whatever it takes to cure him, forcing Pablo to suppress his urges through therapy.
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