Premieres

BYE BYE CHICAGO TO RECEIVE WORLD PREMIERE AT THE 38TH CHICAGO LATINO FILM FESTIVAL Roma Diaz and Enrique Gaona, Jr’s feature debut about the friendship between an aging Mexican immigrant and a young Colombian college [...]

Closing Night & Midnight

THE 38TH CHICAGO LATINO FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES ITS SELECTIONS FOR THEIR CLOSING AND LATE NIGHT SCREENINGS AT CHI-TOWN MOVIES DRIVE-IN The Midwest premiere of Francisca Alegría’s magical realist feature debut The Cow who Sang a Song [...]

Opening Night & Centerpiece

THE 38TH CHICAGO LATINO FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES ITS SELECTIONS FOR THEIR OPENING NIGHT AND CENTERPIECE SCREENINGS AT CHI-TOWN MOVIES DRIVE-IN Abner Benaim’s “Plaza Catedral,” Panama’s official submission to the Academy Awards for Best International Feature [...]

First Wave of Titles

TWO FEATURE FILM DEBUTS — EVA LONGORIA BASTON’S LA GUERRA CIVIL, ABOUT THE JULIO CÉSAR CHÁVEZ AND OSCAR DE LA HOYA RIVALRY, AND JUAN PABLO GONZÁLEZ’S SUNDANCE AWARD-WINNING DOS ESTACIONES — HEADLINE THE FIRST WAVE [...]

AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD

THE 37th CHICAGO LATINO FILM ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARDS Ariel Winograd’s caper comedy The Heist of the Century wins for Best Fiction film while Medhin Tewolde Serrano’s exploration of what it [...]

WORLD PREMIERES

THE COUNTDOWN FOR THE  37TH CHICAGO LATINO FILM FESTIVAL BEGINS TODAY Ten features will have their North American premiere at the Festival, six their U.S. premiere and nine their Midwest Premiere. Films will screen virtually [...]