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FOCUS Colombia

FOCUS Colombia is a monthly film series, occurring simultaneously in cities across the country.

Uno Al Año No Hace Daño 
June 3, 2015 
Renowned Colombian filmmaker, Dago García presents this epic comedy that became the highest grossing film in Colombian cinema. The movie dives into the culture and traditions of a typical Colombian family. Every important moment in this family’s life becomes an excuse to celebrate and have a party.

Se Nos Armó La Gorda
July 1, 2015
Humorists Fabiola Posada and Nelson Polanía star in this madcap comedy as a husband and wife facing their first marital crisis. Tired of the situation at home, they decide to take a break from each other. Fabiola decides to go to San Francisco where a Chicago gang kidnaps her. Now, Nelson has to rescue her before it is too late. A hilarious movie that will have you roaring with laughter.

Porro Hecho En Colombia
August 5, 2015 
Grammy nominated artist Adriana Lucía, narrates and directs this fantastic film that dives into the world of the Porro, the traditional musical style from the Caribbean region of Colombia. Adriana Lucía will take you through a journey that celebrates its indigenous, European and African origins, the musical styles of the region, and the revived interest and future of a rhythm that will have you tapping your feet. The film won the audience award in the NY Film Festival in last March.

Ciudad Delirio
September 2, 2015 
Homage to the art of salsa, CIUDAD DELIRIO, is a romantic comedy set in Cali, the salsa capital of the world. Here Javier, a shy Spanish doctor travels to Cali for a conference and meets Angie, a dancer and choreographer who dreams of being part of the world's most famous salsa show: Delirio.

Playing monthly in New York; Manville, NJ; Dallas; and Plano, TX.  Check here for theater details.

Earlier Event: May 29
El Poeta
Later Event: June 4
La Ultima Latino Film Series