New York Latino Film Festival - Film Panels and Screenings
Aug
22
to Aug 26

New York Latino Film Festival - Film Panels and Screenings

Since its founding in 1999, the NYLFF produces culturally relevant and entertaining experiences that build audiences for Latino cinema, support the film community with professional development and foster relationships for Latino talent. Programming includes the flagship film festival in New York City, competition programs and community programs.  For more information, click here.

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NYLFF - Heiress of the Wind / Heredera del viento
Aug
22
6:00 PM18:00

NYLFF - Heiress of the Wind / Heredera del viento

Directed by Gloria Carrión Fonseca
Documentaries / Nicaragua / 2017 / 88 mins / US Premiere
Description: Director Gloria Carrión deftly weaves candid, searing discussions of torture, tragic deaths, doubt, disillusionment, and parenting with archival footage and voice-overs of her own memories, to create a highly personal documentary that tells the story of both her parents and her country.

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NYLFF - Nereus
Aug
24
5:00 PM17:00

NYLFF - Nereus

Directed by Georges Padey

US Features / USA / 2018 / 107 mins / World Premiere

Description:  Sara has become reclusive after losing her parents two years ago. In need of a vacation, she travels to Miami with her best friend, Will, and his girlfriend. Determined to help Sara overcome her pain and make some new friends, Will organizes a barbeque with a few of the locals. However, things take a nasty turn when she ignores a mysterious warning and almost loses her life. Desperate to save herself and her friends from whatever appears to be hunting them, Sara sets out to solve the mystery. 

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NYLFF - American Curious
Aug
24
7:00 PM19:00

NYLFF - American Curious

Directed by Gabylu Lara                                                          International Features / Mexico / 2017 / 85 mins / Spanish with English subtitles / NY Premiere

Description: Jordan Belfi, Ana Claudia Talancón and Isela Vega star in this romantic comedy about a Chicago-based stand-up comedian, David Green, who finds out that the Mexican biological mother he never knew has passed away and left him a restaurant in Mexico City.

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NYLFF - The Wall
Aug
25
4:00 PM16:00

NYLFF - The Wall

Directed by Brian Kaufman

Premieres / USA / 2018 / 80 mins / NY Premiere

For almost 2,000 miles, one line defines a country and divides two worlds. The line has always been about people – keeping people out, keeping people safe, making people believe they can save one way of life, or have a chance at a better one.

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NYLFF - A Translator / Un Traductor
Aug
25
8:00 PM20:00

NYLFF - A Translator / Un Traductor

Directed by Rodrigo Barriuso & Sebastián Barriuso

International Features / Canada, Cuba / 2017 / 107 mins / Spanish with English subtitles / NY Premiere

Description: Rooted in the little-known true story of how twenty thousand Chernobyl victims were eventually treated in Cuba, Un Traductor unfolds as a tale at once historical and personal, brought to life in crisply shot, beautifully realized period detail of a Havana on the brink of economic crisis.

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El Barrio Latino Children Film Festival
Nov
29
to Dec 2

El Barrio Latino Children Film Festival

A multi-cultural and diverse festival that links culture, entertainment and education as a way to foster meaningful discussion as well as creativity within our children. This festival is one of the first and only film festivals in United States to focus on the exhibition and promotion of Spanish children’s cinema made in Spain and Latin America.

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UMEZ Arts Engagement & Creative Engagement: Grant Information Session
Aug
9
6:30 PM18:30

UMEZ Arts Engagement & Creative Engagement: Grant Information Session

Meet program staff, ask questions, and learn how to build a strong application by attending an information session. Attendance is required for first-time applicants and returning applicants who have not attended an information session for Creative Engagement or Creative Learning in 2015 or later, and for first-time applicants to UMEZ Arts Engagement. Spanish interpretation available.  Interpretación en español disponible. Hosted in partnership with Hispanic Federation.  For more information, click hereRSVP TODAY!

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El Barrio Raíces Summer Camp
Jul
23
to Aug 17

El Barrio Raíces Summer Camp

From July 23 to August 17, 2018 - El Barrio Raíces Summer Program will offers theater arts training for children.  Participants will have the opportunity to learn about several theatrical disciplines including acting, dancing, make-up, ensemble work, costumes and set design.

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In The Name Of...
May
9
to May 20

In The Name Of...

A multi-media exhibit curated by Richard Morales that grows out of the belief that art dismantles stereotypes and builds connections. Each artist in this exhibit helps shed light on different stories from the frontlines of their lives and those close to them. For viewing schedule and for more information, click here.

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Skeletons
May
2
10:00 AM10:00

Skeletons

Jimmy is dealing with the loss of his best friend, his Grandfather. His parents try everything to help Jimmy cope, but nothing works, until the eve of Day of the Dead, when his Grandfather comes back to life for just one night adventure that teach Jimmy many important lessons, including self-confidence, which allows him to move on without his Grandfather. Hosted by Teatro SEA as part of JdBPAC's Imagination Station. 

Special presentation for sutdents. Recommended for second grade and up. Performed in Spanish and English simultaneously

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Pedro Animal Falls in Love/Pedro Animal Se Enamora
Mar
16
10:00 AM10:00

Pedro Animal Falls in Love/Pedro Animal Se Enamora

This comical folktale from the Dominican Republic tells the story of a simple, fun-loving young man who is crazy in love with a neighborhood girl. Our humorous, interactive puppet play integrates audiences into the story in order to help Pedro win the hand of his true love.

Special presentation for students. Recommended for Pre-K to 6th Grade. Bilingual performance.  Limited spaces. Info at: jdbrentals@hispanicfederation.org

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IMPULSO - Hispanic JAM
Mar
3
7:00 PM19:00

IMPULSO - Hispanic JAM

Clausura del ciclo Impulso: Networking and open mic event.  Acompáñanos en esta fiesta de celebración del arte en español y micrófono abierto. Ven comparte con nosotros tu monólogo, poesía, canción, escena o cuento. Y disfruta del trabajo de tus colegas.  

Colaboración: $10

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De aquí y de allá!
Dec
29
to Dec 30

De aquí y de allá!

viernes 29 y sábado 30 de diciembre / 7:30 PM

Desde Puerto Rico llega Silverio Pérez con su stand-up "María nos voló el toldo" y representando a Nueva York lo acompañan las actrices (madre e hija) Amneris Morales y Belange Rodríguez con el Stan-up ". Del Palo a la Polilla…(what the heck!)”.  Te invita: La Marqueta Retoña, Angelbello Production y la Hispanic Federation.

ENTRADA GRATIS.  Para información: (787) 632-1141

 

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De aquí y de allá! 
Dec
15
to Dec 16

De aquí y de allá! 

viernes 15 y sábado 16 de diciembre / 7:30 PM

Llega desde Puerto Rico, Carlos Esteban Fonseca con el monólogo: "La noche que volvimos a ser gente" y junto a él representando a Nueva York - Ivan Goris con el espectáculo de comedia interactiva: “The growing of a dickhead”. Te invita: La Marqueta Retoña, Angelbello Production y la Hispanic Federation.

ENTRADA GRATIS.  Para información: (787) 632-1141

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Voices of Contemporary Art (VoCA) and Marcos Dimas
Dec
9
2:00 PM14:00

Voices of Contemporary Art (VoCA) and Marcos Dimas

Voices of Contemporary Art (VoCA) Program Committee member Jonathan Allen will sit down with artist Marcos Dimas to discuss his life, work, and artistic legacy. This discussion is part of the third season of our on-going CALL/VoCA Talks series, hosted in partnership with the Joan Mitchell Foundation's Creating a Living Legacy (CALL) Program. These programs aim to highlight the innovative CALL initiative while also underscoring the crucial need for dialogue with artists around the production, presentation, and preservation of their work.

To RSVP, click here.  For further information, please visit VoCA website at http://www.voca.network/ or contact our Program Manager, Margaret Graham, at margaret@voca.network.

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El Barrio Latino Children's Film Festival
Nov
30
to Dec 3

El Barrio Latino Children's Film Festival

A multi-cultural and diverse festival that links culture, entertainment and education as a way to foster meaningful discussion as well as creativity within our children. This festival is one of the first and only film festivals in United States to focus on the exhibition and promotion of Spanish children’s cinema made in Spain and Latin America.

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MEMORIA Y RESISTENCIA: 2 Day Workshop hosted by Deborah Hunt
Nov
4
to Nov 5

MEMORIA Y RESISTENCIA: 2 Day Workshop hosted by Deborah Hunt

These 2 day intensive workshop (10am -6pm) exploring the precinematic techniques used in Cuento 53 , a mask training and ending with an informal presentation of material created in the workshop.

Suggested donation: $100 to support Pregones / PRTT's micro-scholaships for Puerto Rican artists affected by Hurricane Maria. Limited spaces. To register and more information call: (787) 414 2082 or maskhunt@gmail.com

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