Spanish-language films shine on the silver screen at the Philadelphia Film Festival
Check out some of the top Spanish-language films that are included in this year’s premiere event for Philly film-lovers and casual movie-goers alike.
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As it has done of the past 27 years, the annual Philadelphia Film Festival will be showcasing stellar films and stories from across the globe.
Among them are several Spanish-language films that span continents and include some of the best directors from various cultures and backgrounds. You can take a look at the trailers below and times for those that are still playing at the festival this week to see if you can catch them on the silver screen. (You can also view the full festival program here.)
BIRDS OF PASSAGE
CRISTINA GALLEGO, CIRO GUERRA | COLOMBIA, DENMARK, MEXICO | ENGLISH, SPANISH, WAYUU | 2018 | 125 MIN
Playing: Wed, Oct 24, 7:15pm, Ritz East A
LUIS ORTEGA | ARGENTINA, SPAIN | SPANISH | 2018 | 126 MIN
Thu, Oct 25, 3:10pm, Ritz East A
Fri, Oct 26, 4:20pm, Ritz Five
These films already played at the festival at the time of this article's publication, but in case you missed it, check out the trailers below:
ASGHAR FARHADI | SPAIN | ENGLISH, SPANISH | 2018 | 132 MIN
I AM CUBA
MIKHAIL KALATOZOV | CUBA, SOVIET UNION | SPANISH | 1964 | 141 MIN
ALFONSO CUARÓN | MEXICO | MIXTECO, SPANISH | 2018 | 135 MIN