Official Latino Film and Arts Festival NYC

SUN // JUL 07

The Official Latino Film and Arts Festival presents: The 2019 New York City Semi-Finals.

The Official Latino Film and Arts Festival showcases films written, directed and produced by Latina and Latino filmmakers and filmmakers of a diverse background that champion for inclusion and diversity here in the U.S.

The Festival is proud to be called a Domestic Festival, focusing on what we are producing here in our backyard. Every film showcased during this screening has been produced in New York City by New Yorkers.


NYC BLOCK 1 | Sunday, July 7th 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Forgotten directed by Herb Cremer and Joe Cremer
Casualidad Rodriguez directed by Andre M. Zucker
Eleven directed by Ariel Rodriguez
Hunger directed by Ryan Savini and Wesley Wingo
Searching for Wonder directed by Greg Osei
BreakDown directed by Antoine Allen
Sangre directed by Victoria Batista
Hotline directed by Issack Cintron

NYC BLOCK 2 | Sunday, July 7th 8:00pm - 9:30pm

2 Ushers Walk Into A Play directed by Becca Beberaggi
The Cat Can Dance directed by Ariadne Vasquez
Three Periods directed by Kat Lazo
Away From You: Integration directed by Cely Riva
Stacy directed by Julia Delmedico

The Womens World Cup Commercial Parody directed by Lorena Russi
The Birds & the Bees & the Belly Button directed by Alexandra Nader
Pancakes directed by Kai Torres
Plant the Seed directed by Taína Asili


NYC BLOCK 3 | Sunday, July 7th 10:00pm - 11:30pm

Makin Noize directed by Holly Kaplan
Harmony directed by Rachel Navarro
Use Your Words directed by Shauntay Cherry
Waste directed by Michael Huntsman and Carly Otte
Dolls and Cigarettes directed by Christina Breza
Coming Out as a Queen directed by Marissa Zakes, Hugo Mendez, Nick Sintilas, Lauren Alberti and Jessica Peeters
One Night Stand directed by Enrique Lebron


NYC BLOCK 4 | Monday, July 8th 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Lips directed by Mauricio Zapata
Catalina directed by Paola Ossa
Caught in the Act directed by Eric Espino
Thoreau directed by Gustavo Luciano Gonzalez
The Best Way to Murder directed by Nick Gavin and Mae Claire
Terraza 7 directed by Carlos Freire
Now Boarding directed by Dr. Teresa H Mular



NYC BLOCK 5 | Monday, July 8th 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Abuelo directed by Daniel Rodriguez
Chateau Sauvignon: Terroir directed by D.M. Night Maire
E.very D.ay directed by Jordan Hidalgo
Bad Uncle directed by Robert Torres and Michael L. Walker
The Job directed by Susan W. Caminez
The B-Side Fighter: Wesley “El Bongocero” Ferrer directed by Brian Chu

NYC BLOCK 6 | Monday, July 8th 10:00pm - 11:30pm

I'm Not a Fan directed by Maxy Jimenez
Libertad directed by Anekwe Noel
Atrevidos directed by Jorge Gomez
Fran Gil, Notario/P.I. directed by Carla Robles
Mariposas directed by Adrian Carey
Pride is Costly by Shauntay Cherry


NYC BLOCK 7 | Tuesday July 9th 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Last Shot directed by James Clarke
Pretty Dead directed by Inga Moren Tapias
Neither directed by Daniel Mandoki
Slut directed by Madeleine Van Dam
The Glow Of The Dragon directed by Julio Yurnet
Echoes in Silence directed by Viktoria I.V. King


NYC BLOCK 8 | Tuesday July 9th 8:00pm - 9:30pm

This Boy's Vida (Made in America) directed by Joseph Castillo-Midyett and Adrienne Lovette
The Unknown directed by Maria Palacio
Only The Moon/Solamente La Luna directed by Maya Cueva
Walk of Fame directed by Blaine Morris
The Hookah Guy directed by Carla Franchesca
Leo Dan directed by Antonio De La Cruz
D Train directed by Yudelka Heyer


NYC BLOCK 9 | Tuesday, July 9th 10:00pm - 11:30pm

Antonio Norales: Garifuna Guardian directed by Walker Simon
Mariposa directed by Kristian Mercado Figueroa
Subpoena directed by Ramon Pesante
18:22 directed by James Clarke
Solitude directed by Linda Briceno
Voz del Azul directed by Samantha Alvarez
Dak'toká Taíno (I am Taíno) directed by Alba Enid Garcia
Merci Mechanics directed by Kat Lazo
Casual Sex directed by Pavel Ezrohi
The Rigid Chair directed by Lorena Russi



This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.
REFUND POLICY: Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at our discretion. No refunds after the event.


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