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Sneak Peak of Titles- 2011 Official Selection

We’re excited to announce a partial list of films selected for this year’s festival: Feature Length Capsulas by Veronica Riedel-2011  Guatemala The Chileans’ Building by Macarena Aguilo- 2010 Chile Following the Stars by Iris Dirse – 2011 Ecuador/Panama Hell by … Continue reading

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September Film Programming Update

Our programming team has been screening, discussing, arguing and carefully deciding on the final few films that will makeup the official selection for our film festival, which kicks off September 15th. If you’ve submitted a film, hold tight. You will … Continue reading

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Tambien La Lluvia (Even the Rain) Showtimes

Gael Garcia-Bernal’s new film, Tambien la Lluvia (Even the Rain) screens February 18-24 at Landmark’s Embarcadero Theater in San Francisco and Shattuck Cinema in Berkeley. Don’t miss Tambien La Lluvia while it’s on the big screen. Showtimes here: http://bit.ly/eU4gaU It … Continue reading

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Spain’s Official Selection for Foreign Film Oscar

Icíar Bollaín tells the story of Christopher Columbus in También la Lluvia (Even the Rain). Drama. 2009. 103 min.

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Mexico’s Official Selection for Foreign Language Oscar Gets Nominated

Biutiful directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu from Mexico is among the five nominated for Best Foreign Language Film. Javier Bardem is nominated for Best Actor in a Leading Role by the Academy and we are elated. This was a power … Continue reading

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Argentina’s Official Selection for Foreign Film Oscar

Carancho directed by Pablo Trapero from Argentina. 107 minutes, drama. The film was presented as Official Selection at Cannes Film Festival 2010, Pablo Trapero as Best Director and Martina Gusman as Best Actress at Fantastic Fest 2010. Find more info … Continue reading

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Costa Rica’s Official Selection for Foreign Film Oscar

Saludos Cybergente. Award season is here and we’re on the verge of hearing official Oscar nominations. However we already know nominees for the Foreign reign Language Film category. Here is a trailer for Costa Rica’s Official Selection. Del Amor y … Continue reading

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A look back at “El Norte”

Hello Cyberlandia, hope you’re all enjoying a lazy Sunday. We’re featuring a video interview of Gregory Nava at an event celebrating the 25th anniversary of the making of El Norte at Azucar Mojito Bar in Downtown San Jose, 2008. El … Continue reading

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Documentary film distributor adds foreign film division

Snag Films an online distribution network for documentaries struck a $10 million dollar deal Monday to expand its digital network which includes a division for foreign produced independent films. Bingham Ray, former president of United Artists, will help shape the … Continue reading

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In rememberance of the late Dr. King

January 15, 1929 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was born, one the finest men this country has produced. Below is the legendary speech “I have a dream,” which is in so many ways as relevant today as it was when … Continue reading

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