THE LAST SUIT wins the Schoumann Award for Best Feature in the Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival 2017.

The jury of the Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival decided to award THE LAST SUIT with the prize for Best Feature in the International Competition. Congratulations to all the cast and crew for making a picture full of humanity and emotion. «For its cinematic achievement, inspirational message and the outstanding performance of the main actor» (Miguel Ángel Solá). Exploring themes…

VARIETY Oscars Predictions: “PSICONAUTAS: The Forgotten Children” to be considered in the Animated Feature Film category

As every year, VARIETY has made its predictions of which might be the nominees for the 90th Academy Awards. In this occasion a mention is made for “Birdboy: The Forgotten Children” to be consider in the Animated Feature Film category. The Spanish film co-directed by Alberto Vazquez and Pedro Rivero took the award for Best Animated Feature in…

AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL WINNER OF THE AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD IN THE CINE LATINO MINNEAPOLIS SAINT PAUL FILM FESTIVAL

After winning the Audience Awards in Seattle and Washington DC, AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL continues to demostrate that it’s an attractive film winning the AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD in the CINE LATINO MINNEAPOLIS SAINT PAUL FILM FESTIVAL 2017. «From his wheel chair, Joaquin discovers that his neighbors are digging a tunnel to rob the bank next to his apartment….

KILLING JESUS WINS BEST DIRECTOR IN THE CAIRO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Colombian filmmaker Laura Mora won The Silver Pyramid, the Special Award for the Best Director for her film KILLING JESUS in the 39th edition of the CAIRO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL. The film also won the FIPRESCI jury prize, awarded by the International Federation of Film Critics. This young director is making a notable tour of festivals with this film that…

FILM REVIEW: THE CONSTITUTION

“Rajko Grlić’s latest film THE CONSTITUTION is excellent, profound and moving. Set in a building where the political tensions of former Yugoslavia are played out with a mixture of hatred, good grace, solidarity and bigotry. An intelligent movie that must be seen.” The film written by Rajko Grlic and his friend Ante Tomić tells a story where…

FILM REVIEW: CHAVELA

After Chavela’s death in 2012, Catherine Gund discovered she had a unique footage material of insightful interviews with the singer when she met her in 1992. This shapes the documentary where the woman and legend talks about her career and her philosophy of life. “A justifiably laudatory love letter to a woman whose voice drew forth…

KILLING JESUS WINS THE ROGER EBERT AWARD IN THE CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

KILLING JESUS has won the Roger Ebert Award in the Chicago International Film Festival. The film will be presented again as a part of Best of the Fest on Wednesday October 25. Laura Mora’s film has been selected as the richest example of a quality Roger Ebert treasured in cinema. The story follows Paula who…

KILLING JESUS SELECTED IN THE NEW DIRECTORS COMPETITION IN HUELVA IBERO-AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL

KILLING JESUS has been selected in the New Directors competitive section in Huelva Ibero-american Film Festival. The festival to be held from 10th to 18th November this year, has incorporate since its last edition this section dedicated to Ibero-american directors who are giving his first steps in filmmaking. Laura Mora’s film, based on true events…

MANILA: AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL SELECTED FOR THE AUDIENCE AWARD IN PELÍKULA, SPANISH FILM FESTIVAL

AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL has won the Audience Choice Award in this year’s PELÍKULA, the biggest Spanish film festival in Asia. The 16th edition was held from October 5th at the Greenbelt 3 Cinemas in Makati and for its closure day on October 15th the film was shown again on a special screening. Five…

FENIX AWARDS: THE DISTINGUISHED CITIZEN NOMINATED IN FIVE CATEGORIES.

We are proud to announce the five nominations of THE DISTINGUISHED CITIZEN in the FENIX FILMS AWARDS: –          Best Picture –          Best Director (Mariano Cohn y Gastón Duprat) –          Best Actor (Óscar Martínez) –          Best Screenplay (Andrés Duprat) –          Best Costume Design The film has made an international path with total success. Being well received by audiences…

Berlinale: Latido Pre-Sells ‘Champions’ to Major Territories

Germany’s Concorde, Italy’s Movies Inspired and China’s Joy Pictures have pre-bought “Champions». The Film directed by Javier Fesser (winner of 6 Goya Awards for «CAMINO») was already acquired by Le Pacte for French distribution rights making it its third recent Latido title after Rodrigo Sorogoyen’s “May God Save Us,” and the upcoming political corruption thriller “THE…

‘KILLING JESUS’: REVIEW

Being acclaimed in Toronto and San Sebastian, KILLING JESUS is captivating audiences and making Laura Mora’s first feature a complete a success. The story of a young girl, Paula, who is driven by her anger, frustration and pain, finding revenge as the only choice after witnessing the cold-blooded murder of her father, thus leading her…

‘JAÉN, VIRGEN & EXTRA’, PART OF THE CULINARY ZINEMA SELECTION OF 2018 SAN SEBASTIAN FESTIVAL

The last documentary by José Luis López-Linares has been selected in this year’s Culinary section of San Sebastian Film Festival, which is dedicated to reveal films that associate cinema and food. A beautiful occasion for the director to show his passion for gastronomy. This time, José Luis López-Linares leads us to the world of the…

‘CARMEN Y LOLA’ PRESELECTED FOR THE EUROPEAN FILMS AWARDS 2018

  CARMEN Y LOLA is part of the 49 films of this year’s EFA Feature Film Selection, which is the recommendation list for a nomination for the European Films Awards 2018. The nominations will be announced on November 10th at the Seville European Film Festival. Let’s wish them good luck until then! The film is…

MARYSIA NIKITIUK’S ‘WHEN THE TREES FALL’ SELECTED FOR AUSTIN’S FANTASTIC FEST

We are pleased to announce that WHEN THE TREES FALL by Ukrainian director Marysia Nikitiuk is part of the selection of the Fantastic Fest, the largest genre film festival in the U.S. This dark fairy tale explores the boundaries between reality and fiction, through the enchanting experiences of three generations of women. In a godforsaken post-Soviet village,…

‘KILLING JESUS’ AWARDED AS THE BEST FILM AT THE 21st MOTOVUN FILM FESTIVAL

KILLING JESUS by the talented Laura Mora won the Propeller of Motovun award for Best Film at Motovun Film Festival! Based on a true story lived by the director herself, KILLING JESUS tells how Paula – a Colombian student – suddenly witnesses the cold-blooded murder of her father. After suffering the police’s ineffectiveness, she accidentally…

A TWELVE-YEAR-NIGHT AND MY MASTERPIECE ARE SELECTED TO THE 75th VENICE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

A TWELVE-YEAR-NIGHT and MY MASTERPIECE have both been selected to the 75th Venice International Film Festival. Our warmest congratulations to all the team! Last feature film A TWELVE-YEAR-NIGHT by Álvaro Brechner has been selected in the Orizzonti Section. The film is based on a true story, which could be summed up as 12 years of…

THE SACRIFICE SELECTED FOR THE OFFICIAL SELECTION OF SITGES 2018 FILM FESTIVAL

THE SACRIFICE, the suspense film of the Colombian director Jaime Osorio Márquez, will be part of the Official Selection of Sitges 2018 Film Festival. It is his third project, after THE SQUAD and the TV show EL LABERINTO. His first film THE SQUAD won the Mayahuel Award of Best Screenplay at 2012 Guadalajara International Film Festival. In THE SACRIFICE,…