Aunque ninguna película latinoamericana quedó seleccionada entre las 18 candidatas para la Palma de Oro, a diferencia de otros años, esta vez las producciones latinas han participado en otras selecciones del festival.
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Spanish actor Antonio Banderas, who suffered a heart attack two months ago, said he is well and and wanting to get back to work." He is waiting to play Pablo Picasso in a film by Carlos Saura showing the creative process of the famous painting "Guernica."
The Colombian actress and the Cuban-American actor will be part of Bobby Moresco's new thriller about a narcotics detective.
Latinos officially outnumber whites in California, but they have a very small representation in Hollywood. Among those who break their way into the industry are the DACA recipients, also called DREAMers.
Global box office revenue hit a record $38.6 billion in 2016, according to a report released Wednesday by the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA).
Documentaries by a trio of young filmmakers who have looked to their own family histories as source material take fresh looks at Latin America's 20th-century dictatorships and armed conflicts.
Brazilian filmmaker Alice de Andrade's 1993 documentary "Luna de miel" (Honeymoon) looked at young married couples in Cuba. Her new documentary "Veinte Años" (Twenty Years), presented on Thursday at the Miami International Film Festival, examines some of these people's lives more than two decades later.
Venezuelan filmmaker Jorge Thielen Armand says his new film "La Soledad" does its bit to "create a dialogue about what is happening" in Venezuela,"
The Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights (CHIRLA), the largest immigrant rights organization based in California, just released "America; I Too", the second short film in a series of films addressed to help illegal immigrants, starring Academy Award nominee Barkhad Abdi.
Entre premios equivocados y un espíritu de camaraderismo, la octogésima novena entrega de los premios de la Academia no pudo obviar el gran elefante en la sala: el Presidente Donald Trump.
Entre los asistentes y presentadores, el guiño a la situación nacional actual estuvo a flor de piel.
Together with Puerto Rican director Miguel Arteta, Hayek presented the Miami media with her latest film, "Beatriz at Dinner," a smart, tart comedy in which the Mexican plays the part of an immigrant alternative-medicine healer who comes up against the arrogance and self-importance of a real-estate magnate.