All Latin American premieres, Mexican Mariana Chenillo's "Paradise," Argentine Santiago Palavecino's "Some Girls" and singular docu-feature "El Alcalde" feature among a 21-title Latin Premiere…
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Talk about a fest fave. Underscoring the lure for festivals of select Latin American fest titles, Paraguayan action-thriller "7 Boxes" will notch up its 75th fest presence early October, playing at…
BOGOTA - More than anything else, the 4th Bogota Audiovisual Market underscored the rapid re-positioning of Colombia's burgeoning film industry. Late last decade, Colombian movies were a mostly local…
Designed to make empathetic citizens question the system, this strangely compelling issue pic plays less to auds' hearts than to their craving for testosterone.
Colombia's mid-1990s drug barons get the "Scarface" treatment in "The Snitch Cartel," a snazzy, fast-paced pic that's nonetheless somewhat enslaved by the get-rich-quick and crime-doesn't-pay cliches…
As a fictional heroic narrative, writer-director Mario Rosales' pic comes across as repetitively and regrettably self-indulgent.
"Dust" is a compilation of tenuously connected scenes meant to convey the mental and social damage wrought by Guatemala's armed conflicts.
The lensing is flawless in "White Elephant," but the same can't be said for the script, which tries to keep too many thematic balls in the air without privileging any one.
A complete list of the screenings set for the Cannes Film Festival
An Antarctica-bound trumpeter, a painted horse, revolutionaries, cartels and Mexico's Ed Wood round out the country's hottest new pics