Latin American Film Festival 22-31 Aug 2013 

When:
Thu 22, Sat 24, Sun 25, Thu 29, & Sat 31 Aug 2013,  times vary
Where:
Soundings Theatre, Level 2
Cost:
Free entry
Type:
Film 

Latin American Film Festival

The 12th Latin American Film Festival (LAFF) proudly presents recent films from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Spain, Uruguay, and Venezuela.

The films explore a wide range of genres, styles, and topics, giving the community, as well as movie lovers, a chance to immerse themselves in the diverse cultures of the participating countries.

Wellington programme

Thu 22 Aug
8pm – Mal Día para Pescar/Bad Day to Go Fishing (Uruguay), drama/comedy, M violence,107 min

Sat 24 Aug
2pm – Mi Mejor Enemigo/My Best Enemy (Chile), drama/war, M violence and offensive language,100 min
4pm – Colegas/Buddies (Brazil), comedy/drama, M violence and offensive language,103 min

Sun 25 Aug
12.15pm – Habanastation (Cuba), drama/kids, PG low level violence, 95 min
2.10pm – Cilantro y Perejil/Recipes to Stay Together (Mexico), comedy/romance, M sex scenes and offensive language, 90 min
4pm – Pescador/Fisherman (Ecuador), drama/drugs, R16 drug use, sex scenes and offensive language, 96 min

Thu 29 Aug
6.15pm – El Abuelo/The Grandfather (Spain), drama, PG sexual references, 147 min

Sat 31 Aug
12.30pm ­– A Mi Me Gusta/The Way I Like It (Venezuela), romantic comedy, PG low level violence, 87 min
2.10pm – Dioses/Gods (Peru), drama, M offensive language and sexual themes, 91 min
4pm – Medianeras/Sidewalls (Argentina), romantic comedy, M sex scenes, 95 min

About LAFF

LAFF takes place in Wellington, Upper Hutt, Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin, Hamilton, and Palmerston North, in association with art centres and academic institutions. It is brought to you by the Latin American and Spanish Embassies in New Zealand and Australia, with the support of Te Papa and the Wellington City Council.

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Find out more – cultural@brazil.org.nz