It’s a wrap! Thank you everyone who contributed to the success of the 18th annual Cine Las Americas International Film Festival!
The five-day festival concluded on Sunday, April 26th, celebrating screenings of 95 films representing 28 countries in production or co-production. In addition to its audience members, the festival welcomed guests from many corners of Texas, the United States, and Latin America.
The festival granted Jury and Audience Awards in nine categories, including the annual Hecho en Tejas competition, and the Emergencia Youth Film competition. For the first time, the festival featured a Best Music Video category, eligible for an Audience Award.
More info and pictures coming soon!
The 18th Annual Cine Las Americas International Film Festival is scheduled for April 22 – 26, 2015. Films will be presented at partnership venues The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, The Mexican American Cultural Center and St. Edward’s University Jones Auditorium. The festival once again offers narrative and documentary feature and short films and videos, as well as experimental, animation, and music video selections, in competitive and non-competitive sections.
For the 18th consecutive year, Austin will serve as host to a wide range of international films and filmmakers as the festival creates networking opportunities for industry professionals, and provides a rich cultural experience for statewide audiences. The festival will showcase contemporary films from the US, Canada, Latin America (North Central, South America, and the Caribbean) and the Iberian Peninsula. All films are presented in English and/or subtitled.