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Jun 1, 2022

Academy Partners With Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival (LALIFF) For 2022 Film Accelerator Program


The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, in partnership with LALIFF, introduces the 2022 Academy Film Accelerator, a five-week program that will provide filmmakers from Latinx communities with education, resources and mentorship focused on the business of filmmaking.

Jun 1, 2022

Academia se asocia con LALIFF para educar cineastas latinos

Santa Maria Times

La Academia de Artes y Ciencias Cinematográficas se asoció con el Festival Internacional de Cine Latino de Los Ángeles (LALIFF, por sus siglas en inglés) para el Academy Film Accelerator 2022, un programa de cinco semanas que brindará cineastas de comunidades latinas educación, recursos y tutoría centrados en el negocio del cine.

May 31, 2022

Award-Winning Documentary ‘What We Leave Behind’ to Premiere at LALIFF


What We Leave Behind, a documentary by Mexican-American Director Iliana Sosa, will premiere this week at Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival (LALIFF) happening June 1st through June 5th, 2022.

May 31, 2022

LALIFF: ‘All Sorts’ A Kafkaesque Comedy By J. Rick Castañeda

Latin Heat

Screens at LALIFF on Thursday, June 2 at 6:45 p.m.

May 30, 2022

LALIFF Comes Home Again

Artnois - Discover Art & Music

I love whenever I’m exposed to any form of art from the Latin American diaspora. From the language to the culture to the landscape, its breadth and diversity is immense. It’s why I’m excited for the return of the Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival (LALIFF).

May 30, 2022

LALIFF 21st Edition: From Studio Films to Youth Cinema Projects

Latin Heat

Founder of the Latino Film Institute, Academy Award®-nominated actor Edward James Olmos recently announce the Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival (LALIFF) return for its 21st edition and with it the lineup of films and events that will take place June 1 – 5 at the iconic TCL Chinese Theater and TCL Chinese 6 in Hollywood, CA.

May 29, 2022

LALIFF to Feature Horror in its 21st EDITION

Horror Buzz

This year there are a number of fun horror entries to entice with bold and terrifying features, shorts, and episodics.

May 27, 2022

Exclusive Interview with writer-director Eli Vazquez

Flickering Myth Limited

In an exclusive interview, Flickering Myth sat down writer-director Eli Vazquez to chat about his latest film project Bodies Will Tumble And Fall, premiering at this year’s Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival (LALIFF)

May 26, 2022

Classic movies in SoCal: A ‘LOTR’ marathon, ‘Selena,’ ‘Dr. Caligari’ and more

Los Angeles Times

Find a flick with our weekly curated list of classic movies, cult favorites, film festivals, etc., playing at theaters, drive-ins and pop-ups and/or streaming online

May 26, 2022

A Conversation With LALIFF’s ‘My Two Voices’ Director Lina Rodriguez

Be Latina

One of our favorite festivals is back, and we couldn’t wait to tell you about it. LALIFF (Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival) is back this year with a lineup to die for.

May 25, 2022

Edward James Olmos y el Festival de Cine Latino

Estrella TB

Watch Edward James Olmos on the 5pm News

May 24, 2022

LALIFF: Pepe Serna ‘Life is Art’ Documentary

Latin Heat Entertainment

A Look at The Career of an Iconic Mexican American Character Actor

May 23, 2022

All in the family: Edward James Olmos talks working with son on ‘Mayans MC’


Show business is a family affair for actor Edward James Olmos and his children.

May 20, 2022

Doris Anahi le escribe una carta de amor a L.A. antes de su debut en LALIFF

Los Angeles Times

La cantautora chicana del Sur de California, Doris Anahi, lanza hoy en versión de video y de audio “It Wasn’t You”, a través del sello Casa Mija / Altafonte. Este tema bilingüe es el segundo sencillo de su carrera, y forma parte de su próximo EP.

May 20, 2022

Premiere: Doris Anahi’s “It Wasn’t You” Music Video is a Love Letter to Los Angeles


Doris Anahi is continuing to spread her wings as a musician. The Mexican-American artist cruises around Los Angeles county in her music video for “It Wasn’t You” that premieres exclusively on LATINA today.

May 17, 2022

Father of the Bride set to close LALIFF

Reel 360

To wrap up this year’s Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival, the closing film will come courtesy of Warner Bros – Father of the Bride, directed by Gaz Alazraki.

May 12, 2022

Horror Highlights: SCREAM Casting, BOKNERS ASS CINEMA, Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival

Daily Dead

Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival's Horror Lineup.

Sep 15, 2021

LALIFF and Netflix Join Forces on Latinx Inclusion Fellowship

BELatina Daily

LALIFF remains focused on its unwavering goal of pushing the voices of Latinx creators as far as possible in the film industry.

Sep 14, 2021

Ten Latino directors will receive $20,000 grants from LALIFF and Netflix

Reel 360

LALIFF announced today the call for submissions for its second annual LALIFF Inclusion Fellowship which aims to champion underrepresented filmmakers within the Latinx community.

Sep 14, 2021

The Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival Partners With Netflix To Expand Latinx Inclusion Fellowship


LALIFF announced a call for submissions for its second annual Laliff Inclusion Fellowship which aims to champion underrepresented filmmakers within the Latinx community. With support from Netflix, Laliff is doubling the number of fellows for the program’s second year