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Short Documentaries

A Shelter For Edith

Film

A Shelter For Edith

Directed by Elisa Stone, Matthew Leahy
As the world grappled with pandemic isolation, Edith Espinal entered her third year of sanctuary in a Midwestern…
Short Fiction

Abuela

Film

Abuela

Directed by Rebeca Ortiz
Left to spend the day alone together, a young girl and her visiting Abuela must find a way…
Short Fiction

After Hours

Film

After Hours

Directed by Marco Sroka
Carlos' past and present collide during a drug bust gone bad.
Short Fiction

All That We Were (Todo Lo Que Fui(Mos))

Film

All That We Were (Todo Lo Que Fui(Mos))

Directed by Lorenzo Navas Ortega
After years of distance and silence, Rafael is reunited with his father upon learning of his death. In…
Short Fiction

Asi En La Tierra

Film

Asi En La Tierra

Directed by Joel Vázquez Cárdenas
After losing his harvest when a meteorite crashes on his farm, Salvador Huerta conspires with the local priest…
Short Documentaries

Black Waters (Aguas Negras)

Film

Black Waters (Aguas Negras)

Directed by Mateo Vargas
Black Waters is a documentary about the Cuautitlán River that runs through the State of Mexico. It examines…
Short Documentaries

Cartagena Boy

Film

Cartagena Boy

Directed by Ibai Vigil-Escalera, Jose Andre Sibaja
Five Venezuelan boys leave their country in search of opportunities and means to support their families. They travel…
Short Fiction

City of Silence (La Ciudad De Silencio)

Film

City of Silence (La Ciudad De Silencio)

Directed by Nicolle Marquez
An elderly man copes with a double aftermath: a ravaged island and the passing of his wife.
NYLFF Drive-In, U.S. Feature Narratives

Come Find Me

Film

Come Find Me

Directed by Daniel Poliner
Come Find Me is a story about a mother and daughter facing major life changes and how their…
NYLFF Drive-In

Dark Blood : Showcase Premiere

Film

Dark Blood : Showcase Premiere

Directed by Harold Trompetero
John Leguizamo stars in this white knuckle drama set in Colombia. The Spanish-language film, directed by acclaimed Colombian…
Short Fiction

Dribbling (La Gambeta)

Film

Dribbling (La Gambeta)

Directed by Catalina Alarcón
Marcelo (12) spends his days between soccer and games, imagining that everything is as easy as it is…
Short Documentaries

Eagles (Aguilas)

Film

Eagles (Aguilas)

Directed by Kristy Guevara-Flanagan, Maite Zubiaurre
Along the scorching southern desert border in Arizona, it is estimated that only one out of every five…
Short Fiction

El Clasico

Film

El Clasico

Directed by Joel Vázquez Cárdenas
The tumultuous journey of two friends to a soccer stadium gives them a new perspective of their friendship,…
Short Fiction

Hector’s Woman (La Mujer De Hector)

Film

Hector’s Woman (La Mujer De Hector)

Directed by Ricardo Varona
In 2018, a year after the landfall of Hurricane María, a young mother named Paola attempts to find…
Short Fiction

Hurricane Flora

Film

Hurricane Flora

Directed by Gabriel De Varona
A Cuban-American documentarian rides out a hurricane at her parents’ house with her boyfriend. Tensions rise as she…
Short Fiction

It’s Not Her (No Es Ella)

Film

It’s Not Her (No Es Ella)

Directed by Samuel Gonzalez Vera
She is in Cuba and He is in Chile. As they talk on the phone, the distance brings…
Short Documentaries

Keys (Llaves)

Film

Keys (Llaves)

Directed by Mayra A. Flores, Nicholas Manting Brewer
A young mother, whose family is separated by ICE, shares her story in this short, animated documentary.
International Features

La Francisca, A Chilean Youth (La Francisca, Una Juventud Chilena)

Film

La Francisca, A Chilean Youth (La Francisca, Una Juventud Chilena)

Rodrigo Litorriaga's feature debut portrays the harsh and precarious reality of life as a young woman in northern…
NYLFF Drive-In

La Soga 2 : Closing Night Premiere

Film

La Soga 2 : Closing Night Premiere

Directed by Manny Perez
A suspenseful thriller and love story, where a former hitman (La Soga) fights to rescue the love of…
Short Fiction

Lavanderia

Film

Lavanderia

Directed by Roger A. Galvez
A young Salvadoran family spends an evening cleaning a dry cleaner.
Short Fiction

Little Prank (Una Bromita)

Film

Little Prank (Una Bromita)

Directed by Jordi Funtanet
How far can a prank about winning the lottery go? This group will soon find out not everyone…
Short Fiction

Luna

Film

Luna

Directed by Jesahel Newton-Bernal
28-year-old Luna struggles to survive in the streets while carrying the weight of her childhood trauma.
Short Fiction

Maria Camila’s Gift (El Regalo De Maria Camila)

Film

Maria Camila’s Gift (El Regalo De Maria Camila)

Directed by Andrés Molano Moncada
9-year-old María Camila hands out pieces of paper in a park. Immediately after reading them, people begin to…
Short Documentaries

Melting Snow

Film

Melting Snow

Directed by Janah Elise Cox
Melting Snow is a short archival documentary exploring the coloniality of Puerto Rico’s labor through the symbol of…
Documentaries

Missing In Brooks County

Film

Missing In Brooks County

Directed by Jeff Bemiss, Lisa Molomot
Named one of the Must-See Documentaries of the Summer by USA Today, Missing in Brooks County follows the…
Short Documentaries

No Soy Oscar

Film

No Soy Oscar

Directed by Jon Ayon
A first-generation Latinx father journeys through unrecognizable, unceded lands in the border regions between the U.S. and Mexico…
Documentaries

Oaxacalifornia: The Return (Oaxacalifornia: El Regreso)

Film

Oaxacalifornia: The Return (Oaxacalifornia: El Regreso)

Directed by Trisha Ziff
In 1994 we met the Mejía family as they navigated their new reality as recently arrived immigrants to…
International Features

Opposite Direction (Direccion Opuesta)

Film

Opposite Direction (Direccion Opuesta)

Directed by Alejandro Bellame
Since her childhood, Eugenia has had a concrete goal: leave Venezuela. And so begins a 13 year journey…
Documentaries

Pablus Gallinazo

Film

Pablus Gallinazo

Directed by Alberto Gomez Peña
Colombian protest singer Pablus Gallinazo takes us inside his home while the COVID-19 pandemic rages around the world,…
Short Fiction

Petra

Film

Petra

Directed by Randy Valdes
Marlie, a dutiful assistant who dreams of being the theater’s next star, struggles to wrangle a flamboyant cast…
NYLFF Drive-In, U.S. Feature Narratives

Samland

Film

Samland

Directed by Juan Pablo Reyes
A desperate immigrant accepts a marriage of convenience from an unscrupulous drug dealer to a young woman running…
Midnight, Short Fiction

Segregatio

Film

Segregatio

Directed by Jowy Santiago
Directed by: Jowy Santiago. While playing brisca, a friar and two nuns discuss whether or not they are...
Short Fiction

Soy Hombre

Film

Soy Hombre

Directed by Juan Pablo Blanco
In a dark alley, a mysterious nurse hops into a taxi. Her intention is to arrive at the…
Short Fiction

Super Ma

Film

Super Ma

Directed by Juan Gil
A struggling single mother yearns for stability and purpose. Caught in a moment of peril, she must unleash…
Short Fiction

Swine (Cerdo)

Film

Swine (Cerdo)

Directed by Aquiles Cervantes
Jose, a grown man, has continuous fights with himself over his eating disorder.
Short Documentaries

Team Meryland

Film

Team Meryland

Directed by Gabriel Gaurano
Born and raised in the Watts projects of Los Angeles, twelve-year-old Mexican-American boxer Meryland Gonzalez fights in-and-out of…
Short Fiction

The Boy And The Astronaut (El Nino Y El Astronauta)

Film

The Boy And The Astronaut (El Nino Y El Astronauta)

Directed by Adrian Velasquez
After misplacing his favorite toy, a young boy is led by his other toys through the fantastic obstacles…
International Features

The Broken Glass Theory (La Teoria De Los Vidrios Rotos)

Film

The Broken Glass Theory (La Teoria De Los Vidrios Rotos)

Directed by Diego Fernández Pujol
In this pitch black comedy, an on-the-rise insurance expert finds himself in a never-ending nightmare as he races…
International Features

The Kids in the Bikes (Los Motitos)

Film

The Kids in the Bikes (Los Motitos)

Directed by Inés Barrionuevo
Young, in love, and living in a neighborhood besieged by policemen, teenagers Juliana and Lautaro are at a…
International Features

The Last Tour (La Ultima Gira)

Film

The Last Tour (La Ultima Gira)

Directed by Douglas Sánchez
Legendary singer Daniel Santos may be retired, but that won’t stop him from setting out on one more…
Short Fiction

The Montage (El Montaje)

Film

The Montage (El Montaje)

Directed by Ed Trucco
In the midst of loss & grief, a tango dancer rediscovers the true healing power of music &…
U.S. Feature Narratives

The Saint of the Impossible

Film

The Saint of the Impossible

Directed by Marc Wilkins
Directed by: Marc Wilkins. Writer: Lani-rain Feltham. Produced by: Joël Jent. A murder, a police raid and the...
Short Documentaries

The Sunset Is Not A Permanent Home (Lagrimas Negras)

Film

The Sunset Is Not A Permanent Home (Lagrimas Negras)

Directed by Andrew Garcia
Circumstances test notions of love, loss, and identity held by teens in Brooklyn and Queens while navigating their…
Short Fiction

The Voyage (La Travesia)

Film

The Voyage (La Travesia)

Directed by Edio Raven
Two Venezuelan brothers migrate to Colombia after the situation in their home country becomes unbearable, but everything turns…
Short Documentaries

The War Against Our Schools / La Guerra Contra Nuestras Escuelas

Film

The War Against Our Schools / La Guerra Contra Nuestras Escuelas

Directed by Mikey Cordero
Through nuanced storytelling that highlights the resistance of local communities and micro-movements, this timely documentary explores the short…
Short Fiction

Tio

Film

Tio

Directed by Juan Medina
On his first day of work as a miner, Martin, a cocky teenager, will learn the importance of…
Short Fiction

When You Clean A Stranger’s Home

Film

When You Clean A Stranger’s Home

Directed by Sharon Arteaga
Abby, a first-generation high school student, describes what she and her mom have learned about people when cleaning…