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Mammoth (2009)

Lukas Moodysson was only 29 years old when he impressed the world with his directorial debut Fucking Åmål. A coming of age story about two teenage girls who fall in love is one of the most honest and heartwarming lesbian coming of age films I’ve ever seen (that was of course until Abdellatif Kechiche’s masterpiece… 844 more words

Film Reviews

Traveling Docu Film Fest Ambulante California Launches with ‘Bronx Obama’

Ambulante California, the first-offshoot of free travelling docu film fest Ambulante Mexico, kicks off Sept 21 with an outdoor screening of “Bronx Obama,” Ryan Murdock’s funny and insightful portrait of Puerto Rican Obama impersonator Louis Ortiz. 338 more words


WWW: "The Invisibles," or a Documentary on Contemporary Immigration

This weekend is the second annual ¡Cine Magnífico! Albuquerque Latino Film Festival here in New Mexico – which means we at the Latin American & Iberian Institute are focused on Latino films and filmmakers.   478 more words

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Ten most famous people from Guadalajara

Home to over four million inhabitants, Guadalajara is best known as the birthplace of tequila, mariachi music and charreria (Mexican rodeo). But the city has also produced an array of music, film and sports stars that are recognized the world over. 1,256 more words



          The film Babel is a movie with multiple situations and events happening leading to one story. At the beginning of the film, it is quite confusing having different situations from different places around the world — like Morocco, United States of America, Mexico and Japan — but each of the well-constructed situations of different people lead to that one certain event. 241 more words

Movie Review

Jon Stewart's Directorial Debut, 'Rosewater,' Is Equal Parts Impressive And Boring

Rosewater, written and directed by Jon Stewart, starring Gael García Bernal, Kim Bodnia, Haluk Bilginer, Shohreh Aghdashloo, 103 minutes, set for US release November 7th, 2014. 1,087 more words

Film Drunk

TIFF2014 | A very special selfie

At left, Elen Degeneres and friends at the last Academy Awards. At right, Gael Garcia Bernal, Jon Stewart and Maziar Bahari earlier this week at the Toronto premiere of Stewart’s film “Rosewater,” with Bahari snapping the photo (um, was that selfie taken with the new iPhone 6, Mr. Bahari?”)