Los Angeles Film Festival


The Los Angeles Film Festival includes several films from Latin America and U.S. Latinos in its lineup:

Bastards y Diablos (USA/Colombia)
Two estranged half-brothers adventure together through Colombia to fulfill their dead father's will and connect with their family, their father's homeland, and - ultimately - each other.

Elvira, te daría mi vida, pero la estoy usando (Elvira, I’d Give You My Life But I’m Using It) Mexico
One night, Elvira's husband goes out for cigarettes and never returns. This is what happens next.

Las malas lenguas (Sweet and Vicious) Colombia
An examination of Colombia'a zeitgeist through the journey of a wealthy young woman.

Puerto Ricans in Paris (USA)
Rosario Dawson, Rosie Perez and Luis Guzmán star in this comedy about NYPD detectives in Paris.

Sin alas (Without Wings) USA/Cuba
An elderly man remembers a love affair from his youth.

The Vanished Elephant (Peru)
A renowned crime novelist is presented with a real-life mystery regarding his vanished fiancee.

Los Angeles: June 10 - 18. Full details here.