Alejandro Jodorowsky’s “Poesía Sin Fin (Endless Poetry)” (August 18 – August 24)

Through renowned father of the midnight movies Alejandro Jodorowsky’s (EL TOPO) intensely personal lens, ENDLESS POETRY tells the story of his years spent as an aspiring poet in Chile in the 1940’s. ...

Amat Escalante’s “La Region Salvaje (The Untamed)” (August 11 – August 17)

In Amat Escalante’s (HELI) LA REGION SALVAJE, a family unit is dismantled by their discovery of several secrets, including the presence of an extraterrestrial creature that promises to give them innumerable ...

¡Que Viva Cine Latino! outdoor film series at Las Americas Premium Outlets (Sept 6, 13, 20, 27, 2017)

Media Arts Center San Diego, producer of the San Diego Latino Film Festival, and Las Americas Premium Outlets are proud to announce the outdoor Latino film showcase ¡Que Viva Cine Latino!. ¡Que Viva Cine ...

The Ornithologist – tale of survival directed by João Pedro Rodrigues (August 4 – August 10)

This enigmatic and surrealist survival story reimagines the legend of Saint Anthony of Padua through a queer lens, resulting in a mesmerizing and unforgettable experience directed by Portuguese provocateur João ...

Argentinian Drama “Hermia & Helena” (July 21 – July 27)

In Matías Piñeiro’s latest “Shakespeareads” – modern day stories inspired by the playwright’s heroines, a young translator moves to NYC from Buenos Aires to work on a translation of Shakespeare’s A ...

500 Years (September 8 – September 14)

From a historic genocide trial to the overthrow of a president, 500 Years tells a sweeping story of mounting resistance played out in Guatemala’s recent history, through the actions and perspectives of the ...

SDLFF Presents – Buena Vista Social Club: Adios (July 7th – July 13th)

Members of Buena Vista Social Club discuss their musical careers and the extraordinary circumstances that brought them together   The musicians of the Buena Vista Social Club exposed the world to Cuba’s ...

Family Life – Official 2017 Sundance Selection from Chile (June 23 – June 29)

San Diego Latino Film Festival presents Family Life! In this Chilean dramedy and Official Sundance Selection, a distant relative house sits for a couple while they vacation in France. During his stay, he makes the ...

“Truman” starring Ricardo Darín, and Javier Cámara (April 21 – May 4)

Julián receives an unexpected visit from his friend Tomás, who lives in Canada. The two men, accompanied by Julián’s faithful dog, Truman, will share emotional and surprising moments prompted by ...

Guatemala’s FINDING OSCAR Now Playing in San Diego!

“Vital! Plays Out Like a Thriller” – The New York Times. “Inspiring” – The Hollywood Reporter. In a Country torn apart by tragedy, the truth survived in one little boy. From the ...