This November the cinema enthusiasts in Kuala Lumpur will have the opportunity to experience the quality and diverse content of Latin American films which will be screened during the 15th Latin American Film Festival 2016, from 11th to 18th of November, at Malaysia Tourism Centre (MaTiC) in Jalan Ampang. Admission will be free and all the featured films will have English subtitles.
For fifteen consecutive years the Embassies of the Latin American and Caribbean Group (GRULAC) in Malaysia (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela) have joined efforts to present a showcase of contemporary Latin America cinema to the Malaysian audiences.
In accordance with the tradition of this Festival, aimed at the promotion of friendship and inclusion of a worldwide perspective of the film industry, this year Malaysia has been invited as the honour Guest Country. As such, one of the most representative films of Malaysia will be screened during the festival.
URUGUAY – Reus – Nov. 11th (FRI) 6pm
CHILE – El Regalo / The Gift – Nov. 12th (SAT) 6pm
BRASIL – Estrada 47 / The Lost Patrol – Nov. 12th (SAT) 8pm
MALAYSIA – Redha – Nov. 13th (SUN) 6pm
VENEZUELA – Piedra, papel o tijera / Rock-paper-scissors – Nov. 13th (SUN) 6pm
ECUADOR – Prometeo deportado / Deporting Prometeo – Nov. 14th (MON) 8pm
ARGENTINA – Un novio para mi mujer / A boyfriend for my wife – Nov. 15th (TUE) 6pm
COLOMBIA – El Abrazo de la Serpiente / Embrace of the Serpent – Nov. 16th (WED) 6pm
CUBA – Contigo pan y cebolla / With you, bread and onion – Nov. 17th (THU) 6pm
MEXICO – Ella es Ramona / She is Ramona – Nov. 18th (FRI) 6pm
PERU – A los Cuarenta / At 40 – Nov. 18th (FRI) 6pm