My Picks-24 Annual San Diego Latino Film Festival!

Every year the San Diego Latino Film Festival features awesome Independent films from lots of Latin countries. Below are the films I’m looking forward to watching this year! Don’t forget to visit their website by clicking HERE for complete information about the festivals events and to purchase tickets!
24th San Diego Latino Film Festival
When: March 16-26, 2017
Where: AMC @ Fashion Valley Mall
7007 Friars Rd, San Diego, CA 92108

Lowriders

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A talented graffiti artist gets caught in the middle of a rift between his recovering alcoholic father and his recently incarcerated brother as they prepare for a prestigious car show. Lowriders is a celebration of family, community, and lowrider culture starring Oscar nominee Demián Bichir, Eva Longoria, Theo Rossi, and Gabriel Chavarria
Showings : Sat, Mar 25 7:30 PM

Ruta Madre

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After his first love breaks his heart, a young American singer reluctantly leaves his home in San Diego, California and embarks on an epic road trip through Baja with his uncle in order to reconnect with his Mexican roots and find himself. Featuring performances from Carmen Salinas, Paul Rodriguez, Paulina Gaitan, and Angélica María.
Showings:
Thu, Mar 16 7:30 PM
Sat, Mar 18 6:00 PM
Mon, Mar 20 6:45 PM

Neruda

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Chile, 1948. When Communism is made illegal, poet and politician Pablo Neruda (Luis Gnecco) becomes an outlaw. Pursued by a strait-laced police investigator (Gael García Bernal), Neruda must stay one step ahead of the authorities while using his poetry to fight the rise of fascism in Latin America. From Pablo Larraín, director of No and the Oscar-nominated Jackie
Showings:
Sun, Mar 19 11:45 AM
Wed, Mar 22 4:15 PM
Sat, Mar 25 3:30 PM @ Digital Gym Cinema

Tesoros

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Maria Novaro, one of Mexico’s most accomplished directors, directs this enchanting adventure film about a group of friends who embark on a treasure hunt and in the process experience the adventure of a a lifetime.
Showings:
Sat, Mar 18 12:15 PM
Wed, Mar 22 7:00 PM
Sat, Mar 25 11:15 AM

Califas

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Three stories of immigration intersect along the Tijuana-San Diego border.
Showings:
Mon, Mar 20 6:25 PM
Sat, Mar 25 1:00 PM @ Digital Gym Cinema

Macho

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Antonio Serrano (Sexo, pudor y lágrimas) directs an all-star cast including Miguel Rodarte, Cecilia Suárez, Ana de la Reguera, and Aislinn Derbez in this uproarious comedy about a bad boy of the fashion industry who reveals several falsehoods about his identity–including his sexuality– through a documentary being made about his life.
Showings:
Sat, Mar 18 7:45 PM
Sun, Mar 19 1:50 PM
Tue, Mar 21 8:00 PM

Are you visiting the SDLFF this year? 

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