Latin American Film Festival (LAFF)

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Event Date: Apr 1, 2017 - May 31, 2017
Location: Richcraft Hall (formerly River Building), Carleton University

01/04/2017 11:04:30 31/05/2017 12:59:59 15 Latin American Film Festival (LAFF) Overview The Latin American Film Festival (LAFF) returns in 2017 for its 21st edition, showcasing features, documentaries, and short films from south of the Rio Grande. Presented by the... Richcraft Hall (formerly River Building), Carleton University true MM/DD/YYYY

Overview

The Latin American Film Festival (LAFF) returns in 2017 for its 21st edition, showcasing features, documentaries, and short films from south of the Rio Grande. Presented by the Canadian Film Institute (CFI), the event features only Ottawa premieres, gleaned from the screens of such festivals as Cannes, Berlin, Toronto, and Chicago to celebrate the rich and diverse cultures of Latin America.

Experience the work of Latin America’s greatest filmmakers, as well as Embassy-hosted receptions, at this prestigious film event. Five-film Passports and special prices for members, seniors, and students are also available. This exciting event is presented in collaboration with the Group of Latin American Ambassadors (GRULA). ¡Fiesta Latina! — the popular latin food and cultural fair — returns in 2016.

Highlights

  • International, award-winning, and Oscar-submitted films
  • Every film is an Ottawa premiere
  • Embassy-hosted receptions
  • Special guests and director Q&As
  • ¡Fiesta Latina!: food and cultural fair

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