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New York Latino Film Festival

Shorts Program 2

Shorts / 101 mins

Shorts Program 2

AMC Empire 25 Theatres
Friday, Aug. 24 5:30pm Buy Tickets


We Shall Overcome

In This Program

  1. Canoe Poems

    Adrian Cárdenas / USA / 13 mins
    As Justin's relationship spirals to an end, he continues to have romanticized daydreams of better times, and seeks advice from his deceased father.

  2. Dairy Farmers

    Jim Cricchi / USA / 21 mins
    The fates of undocumented immigrant workers and Wisconsin's $43 billion dairy industry are closely intertwined – and both are grappling with their options for survival as fears of ICE raids and deportations grow under the Trump administration.

  3. The Diet

    Omar Camilo / Puerto Rico / 11 mins
    Carlos is eager to impress his friend from the gym, Sofia, and invites her to a lunch at her favorite restaurant. They soon discover that there's more on the plate than they imagined...

  4. Disconnected

    Wesley Rodriguez / USA / 7 mins
    Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, but the disaster at your home away from home can be just as devastating. In our interconnected world, an act of nature can easily disconnect us but can also show us what is truly important.

  5. Flint

    Martyn Marquez / USA / 2 mins
    In the not-so-distant future, the price of living has gone way up-- and cash is no longer king.

  6. La Chancletera

    Daniel Novarro / USA / 6 mins
    When a greedy landlord attempts to unfairly evict Abuela, she must use her powers of Latino parenting to protect her grandson and her home.

  7. Las Dos

    Emiliano Umpiérrez / Uruguay / 7 mins
    When Ana, Cecilia and a group of friends go out for the night, an unexpected person shows up and makes them question their trust in one another.

  8. The Other Cheek

    Sergio Muñoz / Chile / 25 mins
    Carlos returns from jail with a new lease on life. Seeking to win back his wife, he learns that the path to forgiveness is not an easy one.

  9. We Are Going To Paris

    David Norris / Puerto Rico / 9 mins
    In the middle of Puerto Rico's economic crisis, an 80 year old woman pushes her shy husband to rob a bank.

Dates & Times

Shorts Program 2

AMC Empire 25 Theatres
Friday, Aug. 24 5:30pm Buy Tickets