The SF Latino Film Festival in Marin
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Selected films from the 9th SF Latino Film Festival will be hosted by the Community Media Center. The films will be screened for free at the Albert J. Boro Community Center in the Canal area.
Community Media Center of Marin is proud to bring the Latino Film Festival for a consecutive year to Marin.
The Festival showcases the work of emerging and established filmmakers from the US, Latin America, Spain, and Portugal.
It is a celebration of the latest work coming out of the 20+ countries with which we share a bond.
Join us along with our collaborators; ForWords, Canal Alliance, The Task Force on the Americas for free screenings at the Albert J. Boro Community Center.
LOST + LOVE + LOSS SHORTS
Wednesday, September 27 | 7 pm
Croissant – USA / 2017 / Family / English
Rosario – Mexico / 2016 / Drama / Spanish
Estrella – USA / 2017 / Drama, Family / English
Black Wedding – Mexico / 2017 / Horror / English
Ode to Abuela – USA / 2017 / Drama / English
Pinata Love – USA / 2017 / Comedy, Youth / English
THE THIRD ROOT + EL TUCAN (Short Film)
Thursday, September 28 | 7 pm
THE THIRD ROOT follows Mexican guitarist, Camilo Nu, on a journey through Southern Spain and North Africa to discover the roots of Son Jarocho music, the traditional music from Veracruz, Mexico.
EL TUCAN – Four aging musicians are forced to come to terms with the reality of modernization in rural Mexico, environmental destruction, their fading lifestyle tied closely to the land. After one of their fellow musicians passes away, the musicians who remain must confront their own personal legacies, reflecting upon life, death, memory, loss, and hope for the future.
See trailer for The Third Root below.
Friday, September 29 | 7 pm
Nieri is a young Huichol whose dream is to travel with his musical band to play a concert in Mexico City. His father, a Mara’akame (Huichol shaman), has different plans for his son. Nieri must find the Blue Deer in his dreams in order to become a Mara’kame and follow his destiny.
Attendance is limited. Please, only reserve seats for performances you are certain to attend.
50 Canal Street, San Rafael, CA 94901