CineNoche: El Patrón (The Boss)

CineNoche: El Patrón (The Boss)

El Patrón, radiografia de un crimen (The Boss, Anatomy of a Crime), a film by Sebastián Schindel


Wednesday, February 24th, 2016, 7:00pm
Sunday, February 28th, 2016, 11:00am

Violet Crown Cinema
434 W 2nd Street, Austin, TX 78701
Tel: (512) 495-9600

Synopsis: A humble farmhand finds a job in a big city butcher’s shop. His boss forces him to disguise and sell rotten meat while subjecting him, by means of pressure and extortion, to slavery. The boss' overwhelming cruelty will inevitably lead to tragedy. Based on real facts. Subtitled in English.

"CineNoche" is a film series presented in partnership with Violet Crown Cinema.


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Cine Membership Mixer at I Luv Video

Cine Membership Mixer at I Luv Video

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016
6:00pm - 8:00pm
I Luv Video on Airport Blvd
4803 Airport Boulevard, Austin, TX 78705

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On February 23rd, stop by the I Luv Video Airport Blvd location, enjoy a complimentary beer as part of their weekly Free Beer Tuesdays, and learn more about the Cine Membership Program. While there, make sure to check out the Cine Picks Movie Shelf with some of Cine's favorite movie picks.

If you are unable to attend but would like to learn more, please visit our Membership Info page, or contact us at membership (@) cinelasamericas.org.


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OUTsider: Queer Rebels: The Fight for Home

OUTsider: Queer Rebels: The Fight for Home

OUTsider presents: The Fight for Home, a short video program curated by Queer Rebels and co-presented by Cine Las Americas.

From evictions and deportations, Diasporic longing and gentrification, we’re battling for home. Whether it is belonging within community, family, identity, culture, body, or geography - our fight for space is political!

Thursday, February 18th, 2016, 6:30pm
Salvage Vanguard Theater

2803 Manor Rd., Austin TX 78722
Tel. (512) 474-7886

Cine Las Americas International Film Festival co-presents this program, curated by Queer Rebels, as a community partner of the 2nd annual OUTsider Fest.


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CineNoche: NN

CineNoche: NN

NN, a film by Héctor Gálvez

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016, 7:00pm
Sunday, January 31st, 2016, 11:00am

Violet Crown Cinema
434 W 2nd Street, Austin, TX 78701
Tel: (512) 495-9600

Synopsis: The remains of a male body who had presumably disappeared during the years of political violence in Peru have been exhumed but nobody claims them. Now the only clue to his identification is a picture of a smiling girl found in his shirt. Only a blurred photo, a snapshot of a moment in time and a memory. Subtitled in English.

"CineNoche" is a film series presented in partnership with Violet Crown Cinema.


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AFS: The Pearl Button

AFS: The Pearl Button

Austin Film Society presents: THE PEARL BUTTON, a film by Patricio Guzmán

Chile/France/Spain, 2015, Documentary, 82 min
Spanish with English subtitles

Pearl_Button_Poster Tuesday, January 12th, 2016, 7:30pm Monday, January 18th, 2016, 7:30pm The Marchesa Hall & Theatre

Synopsis: The filmmaker behind Chilean documentary masterpiece NOSTALGIA FOR THE LIGHT revisits his country's past, looking to the waterways that surround Chile as a prism reflecting two tales of genocide.

Sponsored by Cine Las Americas


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