The NC Latin American Film Festival celebrates the power and artistry of Latin America’s film and audiovisual production. Its mission is to provide a space in North Carolina for Latin American images, sounds, and stories to reach a wider audience. The Festival was founded in 1986, by Sharon Mujica, since 2008 the festival is directed by Miguel Rojas-Sotelo sharing both classics and new releases from different genres of a rich and prolific Latin American cinema tradition. The Festival invites filmmakers  from many of the 26 countries of the region, it has shown films in 13 languages, and has become a bridge between universities and cultural centers in the region. In response to the demographic changes in North Carolina, the Festival has screens films on issues such as migration, globalization, and new political landscapes in the Americas.


2016 NC LATIN AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL

September – November 2016  | Festival Week: September 29, October 9 2016

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ABYA YALA CONNECTIONS: ANDES – MESOAMERICA – AMAZON

ARGENTINA | BRAZIL | COLOMBIA | CUBA | ECUADOR | GUATEMALA | LATINO USA | MEXICO | PARAGUAY | PERU |


Festival Director Miguel Rojas-Sotelo   |   Tel. (919) 681 3883


The NC Latin American Film Festival 

Every fall the Latin American Film Festival welcomes filmmakers and film lovers from around the region to North Carolina for multiple screenings of:

* Feature length films, Short Films, Documentaries, Animations, Video Art Films, art exhibits | * Panel discussions | * Seminars | * Q&A sessions | * Cultural events (exhibitions, music, and dance)

Other activities

The festival also promotes other film related activities throughout the year, including film series, documentary work, film discussions, and film screenings. Partnering with educational and cultural organizations helps to bring exciting material to the area.

PREVIOUS VERSIONS OF THE NC LATIN AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL

2015 NC Latin American Film Festival

2014 NC Latin American Film Festival

2013 NC Latin American Film Festival

2012 NC Latin American Film Festival

2011 NC Latin American Film Festival

2010 NC Latin American Film Festival

2009 NC Latin American Film Festival

2008 NC Latin American Film Festival

 

The Festival is produced and organized by the Consortium in Latin American and Caribbean Studies at the University  at UNC-CH and Duke University and directed by Miguel Rojas-Sotelo.

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