MADRID — It's official: For the first time ever, Guatemala is submitting a film to bid for a spot in the Oscars’ foreign-language film category — and it’s one of the most talked-up first features…
Part of Guatemala's production build, Sergio Ramirez's first feature, "Distancia," which won best first work at the 2011 Havana Fest, was a delicate father-daughter re-encounter drama, following a…
Running April 9-15, and now celebrating its fourth edition, the International Film Festival of Panama reps one of the world's most quickly consolidating festivals in two of its nascent but…
MADRID – One of Europe's most prestigious arthouse companies, Paris-based production-distribution-sales house Pyramide whose sales slate includes the Oscar-nominated "Leviathan," has taken world…
MADRID — Described by Variety's Scott Foundas as "a transporting, hypnotically beautiful debut feature" and "downright Herzogian (far more Herzogian than Herzog's own 'Queen of the Desert'),"…
A young Mayan woman finds herself at a crossroads between the ancient and modern worlds in "Volacno," a transporting, hypnotically beautiful debut feature from Guatemalan director Jayro Bustamante.
ARP Selection, one of France's major art film distributors, has taken distribution rights to France on Guatemalan Jayro Bustamante's debut "Ixcanul." Sold by Film Factory, "Ixcanul" world premieres…
GUADALAJARA — The Guadalajara 10th Ibero-American Co-Production Meeting ended Tuesday with the awarding of four prizes. Mexico’s Churubusco Studios awarded Mexican-Salvadorean helmer Jose Luis…
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