Latino Film Market - Wednesday Screening

Latino Film Market - Wednesday Screening
Dec 12

Latino Film Market - Wednesday Screening

Latino Film Market & Manhattan Neighborhood Network El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center Presents the Wednesday ScreeningSnacks and refreshments will be served: 6:00 PM Politics from 6:30 pm - 7:10 pmThe Butler's HomeDirected By Melissa Sue Escorted by Washington Post journalist Wil Haygood, who discovered The Butler's story and was an associate producer for the film by Lee Daniels, Washington College students become the first college students to visit the home of Eugene Allen in Washington D.C. This short documentary takes place on a one-day visit to Eugene Allen's home, where they had the opportunity to meet his only son Charles Allen and see firsthand photos, letters and memorabilia of Eugene Allen with the eight presidents he served.The Fabric of AmericaDirectors/Producers: Alyssa Berrios, Merry Hailegeorgies, Gabe Hoekman, Verite Igiraneza, Avi Krishan, Sophie Lucarelli, Juliet Marschall, Juan OrtizA youth perspective on immigration issues in the US.Una perspectiva juvenil en temas de inmigración en los Estados Unidos.Q&A10 MINUTES Diverse Stories from 7:10 pm - 7:27 pm The Aroma of PigEscrita y dirigida por Modesto LacénProducida por Annabelle Mullen, Belle FilmsUn bailarín obeso tiene problemas con su cuerpo y la religión hasta que un evento sobrenatural provoca en él un despertar espiritual. An obese male dancer struggles with his body image and religion until a supernatural event forces him into a spiritual awakening.Marsha PipDirected By Tiffany JackmanA jaded melancholy therapist helps helps her hopeless romantic client prepare his marriage proposal. Casualidad RodriguezDirected By Andre Zucher A broken shower leads to a chance encounter between two people with language barriers. Una ducha rota conduce a un encuentro casual entre dos personas con barreras lingüísticas.El que FueDirected By Esteban VerasLas dos fallidas horas de Pablo tratando de quitarse su propia vida, y la interacción con una cajera en una licorería, lo llevaran a una aceptación sentimental, al lado de un borracho tirao’ en la calle.The two failed hours of Pablo trying to take his own life, and the interaction he has with a woman in a liquor store, led him to a rare discovery and an acceptance with a drunk old man in the street.SalazarDirected By David RamirezAfter rescuing his kidnapped son from the hands of Milton, a member of notorious guerrilla group LL17, acclaimed Colombian salsa singer Sebastian Salazar is left with no other option but to flee the country with his wife and son as quickly as possible. Ten years later, Sebastian has given up on his dream of being a singer once again and currently works as a waiter in NYC. On a regular day at work, Sebastian sees one of his former band members, Charlie Pabon, singing on Television. The biggest surprise, however, is that Charlie stole many of his songs. Tatiana discourages Sebastian from seeking Charlie and pursuing music once again due to the fear of persecution from LL17. Sebastian goes behind his wife’s wishes and pursues his passion, not knowing that Charlie’s career is strategically fueled by Milton, who seeks revenge on Sebastian. Calm Your CurlsDirected By Christopher RivasA Dominican boys thick curly hair journey through Hollywood.Sopa Documentary Directed by Abel Aronátegui A documentary about a women that thoes everything to support her family. The Crimson FlowerBy Rodrigo Ferrat Miranda IN THE MIDDLE OF THE MEXICAN REVOLUTION, AN 8-YEAR-OLD GIRL SEARCHES FOR A MYSTICAL FLOWER THAT CAN SAVE HER MOTHER'S LIFE.ThereBy Renato LepshA punishment boy imprisoned in his room, uses his imagination to free himself and travel far away, somewhere else, there.10 MINUTES Q&AReserve here:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/latino-film-market-wednesday-screening-tickets-53033756393?aff=ebdssbdestsearch More Info

when: December 12 @ 6pm - 9pm
where: Manhattan Neighborhood Network El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center, 175 East 104th Street, New York, NY, 10029 (map)
category: Salsa



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