20th Annual Cine Las Americas International Film Festival
It’s a wrap! Thank you everyone who contributed to the success of the 20th annual Cine Las Americas International Film Festival!
In addition to welcoming over 2,500 audience members for films and special events, the festival also welcomed guest filmmakers, musicians, and other artists from many corners of Texas, the United States, and Latin America. The CLAIFF20 program selections included a total of 172 titles — 39 feature films, 99 short films and videos, 26 music videos, and 8 spots; these selections represented 28 countries’ participation in the production or co-production of the projects, including Argentina, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Finland, France, Greece, Japan, Jordan, Mexico, Morocco, the Netherlands, Nicaragua, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Spain, the United Kingdom, Uruguay, the United States of America, and Venezuela.
The five-day festival concluded on Sunday, May 7th with the closing night celebration and announcements of awards. The festival granted Jury and Audience Awards in nine categories.