The Hola Mexico Film Tour 2017 Arrives at the Digital Gym Cinema! (November 10 – 16)

The Hola Mexico Film Tour 2017, a traveling film festival featuring six of the most popular and acclaimed recently-released Mexican movies, arrives in San Diego this November! Media Arts Center’s San Diego ...

La Reina de España (The Queen of Spain) – starring Penélope Cruz & Javier Cámara (October 6-12)

Penélope Cruz leads an all-star cast, including Javier Cámara and Chino Darín, in the comically ingenious LA REINA DE ESPAÑA, Fernando Trueba’s follow-up to LA NIÑA DE TUS OJOS.   A sultry Spanish film ...

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 ...

Cecilia Suarez in “La Vida Inmoral de la Pareja Ideal” (Aug 25 – Sept 7)

In director Manolo Caro’s latest, two high school sweethearts find each other 25 years after their passionate high school romance. The two of them find themselves yearning for one another, threatening the ...

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!. Presented by The ...

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 ...

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 ...