Film Type

Features

Comedy, Narrative, Spotlight on Colombia

Amalia the Secretary

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Amalia the Secretary

Directed by Andrés Burgos
A secretary's rigid and monotonous routine receives a jolt of excitement with the arrival of a new maintenance…
Documentary, Women in Film, LATINxUSA

Amigo Skate, Cuba

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Amigo Skate, Cuba

Directed by Vanesa Wilkey-Escobar
Filled with thrilling sequences of skate virtuosity, Amigo Skate, Cuba presents a fascinating case of cooperation overcoming culture…
Visiting Filmmaker Q&As, Environmental Change Makers

An Island in the Continent

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An Island in the Continent

Directed by Juan Pablo Miquirray
This documentary it’s a a trip along the Peninsula, in which we discover its mythological and magical dimension,…
Comedy, Drama, Narrative, Oi Brasil, Keeping it Kweer

Bathroom Stalls & Parking Lots

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Bathroom Stalls & Parking Lots

Directed by Thales Corrêa
Bathroom Stalls & Parking Lots received its world premiere at qFLIX Philadelphia and recently won the best feature…
Drama, Narrative, Visiting Filmmaker Q&As, Women in Film

Bring Me an Avocado

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Bring Me an Avocado

Directed by Maria Mealla
Filmed in Oakland and winner of Duplass brothers' Seed&Spark grant, Bring me an Avocado focuses on a mixed…
Documentary, Cine Mexicano

Carlos Almaraz: Playing With Fire

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Carlos Almaraz: Playing With Fire

Directed by Elsa Flores Almaraz, Richard Montoya
Fellow artists, activists, curators and others offer the requisite appreciations. But most of the film’s potency comes from…
Narrative, Visiting Filmmaker Q&As, Immigration and Politics in Film, LATINxUSA

Collisions

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Collisions

Directed by Richard Levien
Collisions" is an engaging and entertaining story that is part buddy film, part road movie, and part “reverse…
Documentary, Women in Film, Immigration and Politics in Film, LATINxUSA

Councilwoman

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Councilwoman

Directed by Margo Guernsey
Carmen Castillo, a Dominican hotel housekeeper in downtown Providence, RI, has won an election to the City Council.…
Drama, Spotlight on Colombia

Days of the Whale

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Days of the Whale

Directed by Catalina Arroyave Restrepo
Days of the Whale (Los Días De La Ballena) is the feature film debut from director Catalina Arroyave.…
Drama, Narrative

Dead End

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Dead End

Directed by Daniel De La Vega
A writer must solve a crime which is similar to the end of his next and yet unpublished…
Documentary, Women in Film, LATINxUSA

Decade of Fire

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Decade of Fire

Directed by Gretchen Hildebran, Vivian Vazquez
The well-paced, tightly constructed, often crushingly emotional documentary is stirring and compelling throughout, illuminating both a dark chapter…
Drama, Narrative, Oi Brasil

Divine Love

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Divine Love

Directed by Gabriel Mascaro
A religious woman uses her position at work to help struggling couples save their marriage. While waiting for…
Drama, Narrative, Visiting Filmmaker Q&As, Women in Film

Doberman

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Doberman

Directed by Azul Lombardía
A minimalist, simple plot, anchored in Creole and grotesque costumbrismo, where the conversation that two neighbors of some…
Comedy, Drama, Oi Brasil

Domingo

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Domingo

Directed by Clara Linhart, Fellipe Barbosa
Brazil’s Fellipe Barbosa and Clara Linhart are following up the success of their Cannes Critics’ Week player “Gabriel…
Documentary, Oi Brasil, Keeping it Kweer

Fabiana

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Fabiana

Directed by Brunna Laboissière
Fabiana seems like someone unafraid of the camera — or even unphased. She’s simply enraptured with her world.…
Visiting Filmmaker Q&As, Women in Film, Environmental Change Makers

Humboldt in Mexico: The Vision of the Explorer

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Humboldt in Mexico: The Vision of the Explorer

Directed by Ana Cruz
This fascinating documentary takes us on Humboldt's amazing adventure of discovery and exploration throughout New Spain, an area…
Documentary, Visiting Filmmaker Q&As, Women in Film

I Am Arbesu

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I Am Arbesu

Directed by Christiane Arbesu
In 1962 as Fidel Castro embraced Communism, a Cuban ambassador, his wife and three young daughters sought political…
Drama, Narrative, Keeping it Kweer

José

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José

Directed by Li Cheng
José, 19, lives with his mother in Guatemala: a tough life in one of the most violent and…
Drama, Narrative

Journey to a Mother’s Room

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Journey to a Mother’s Room

Directed by Celia Rico Clavellino
Leonor wants to leave home but she doesn’t dare tell her mother. Estrella doesn’t want her daughter to…
Drama, Narrative

Little Histories

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Little Histories

Directed by Rafael Marziano
Small histories is a choral and capitular film,Divine Comedy that turns the screen into a mirror. - Robert…
Documentary, Visiting Filmmaker Q&As, Women in Film, Cine Mexicano, LATINxUSA

Our Quinceañera

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Our Quinceañera

Directed by Fanny Veliz Grande
In Our Quinceañera, you meet Gilbert Galvan, the principal of San Benito Veterans Memorial Academy and former mayor…
Documentary

Santa Lives in My Town

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Santa Lives in My Town

Directed by Néstor Frenkel
A movie about the men that bring Christmas to life and carry on throughout the year.
Documentary, Cine Mexicano

Sea of Shadows

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Sea of Shadows

Directed by Matthew Podolsky, Richard Ladkani, Sean Bogle
In Mexico’s Sea of Cortez, a group of dedicated scientists battle drug cartels and Chinese traffickers whose destructive…
Drama, Narrative, Women in Film, Cine Mexicano

Tattoo of Revenge

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Tattoo of Revenge

Directed by Julián Hernández
After suffering a violent incident, a woman decides to become a vigilante.
Drama, Narrative

The Goalkeeper

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The Goalkeeper

Directed by Gory Patiño
A former iconic goalkeeper whose fame has run out and he is now scraping out a living as…
Documentary, Immigration and Politics in Film, LATINxUSA

The Infiltrators

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The Infiltrators

Directed by Alex Rivera, Cristina Ibarra
A suspenseful account of a high-stakes mission and an emotionally charged portrait of visionary youth fighting for their…
Documentary, Women in Film

They Call Us Warriors

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They Call Us Warriors

Directed by David Alonso, Edwin Corona Ramos, Jennifer Socorro
Against all odds, these women battle poverty and their livelihoods just to join the team. The film showcases…
Comedy, Narrative

Three Kids & a Dad

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Three Kids & a Dad

Directed by Sandro Ventura
Rafael is 30 years old, divorced and father of three children. His life is even more complicated when…
Documentary, LATINxUSA

Waking Dream

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Waking Dream

Directed by Theo Rigby
Six profiles showing the resilience, innovation, and persistence of six undocumented young people. Their stories reveal the reality…
Drama, Narrative, Spotlight on Colombia, Women in Film

Wandering Girl

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Wandering Girl

Directed by Ruben Mendoza
Wandering Girl is a 2018 Colombian film directed by Rubén Mendoza. Mendoza's fourth feature, the coming-of-age road movie…
Narrative

Yuli

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Yuli

Directed by Icíar Bollaín
Yuli is both a run-down neighborhood in Havana and a nickname given to Carlos Acosta by his father-…