Para la Familia Showcase

Content appropriate for all ages reigns supreme in this special showcase your whole family can enjoy!

Individual tickets go on sale & the complete festival schedule will be on-line after February 26, 2016. For now, you can still also get a special deals on our 5-Movie Ticket Pack, Film Pass, & Festival Pass. Click here to purchase today! http://sdlatinofilm.com/passes/

Entrenando a mi papá
Dir. Walter Doehner
(Mexico, 2015, 100 min., Spanish)
3/13 / 12:15 / S1
3/15 / 6:30 / S2
3/19 / 11:15AM / S10

This film will be presented without English subtitles.

Mauricio Islas, Adriana Barraza, and Mauricio Ochmann star in this uplifting film about a widowed and aimless soccer player whose daughter devices a plan to get him back in the game. As a result of her efforts, he is able to find stability in his life and even get a second chance at love. Para la Familia Showcase.

La Fórmula del Dr. Funes
Dir. José Buil
(Mexico, 90 min., 2015 Spanish w/ English subtitles, Family)
3/12 / 11:30AM / S9
3/19 / 11:30AM / S9
Presented by: Scholarshare

In this charming and family friendly film, a gifted scientist successfully concocts an age reversing formula. He takes it, hoping to be 20 years old again, but is instead turned into an adolescent. As he tries to find the antidote to reverse this mishap, his original formula falls into the hands of his rival, kicking into gear an unforgettable and exciting adventure for all-ages.Para la Familia Showcase.

Landfill Harmonic
Dir. Graham Townsley, Brad Allgood, Juliana Penaranda-Loftus
(United States / Paraguay / Brazil, 84 min., 2015, Spanish w/ English Subtitles)
3/10 / 4:30 / S9
3/12 / 1:15 / S10

Landfill Harmonic follows the Recycled Orchestra of Cateura, a Paraguayan musical group that plays instruments made entirely out of garbage. When their story goes viral, the orchestra is catapulted into the global spotlight. Under the guidance of idealistic music director Favio Chávez, the orchestra must navigate a strange new world of arenas and sold-out concerts. However, when a natural disaster strikes their country, Favio must find a way to keep the orchestra intact and provide a source of hope for their town. The film is a testament to the transformative power of music and the resilience of the human spirit.Para la Familia Showcase.

The Little Prince
Dir. Mark Osborne
(France / Canada, 108 min., 2015, English, Family)
3/12 / 2:30 / S1

Benicio Del Toro is featured amongst an all-star cast in this luminous animated adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupery’s beloved novella about a pilot (voice of Jeff Bridges) who crash lands in the Sahara desert and encounters a mysterious young boy who claims to be an extraterrestrial prince. James Franco, Rachel McAdams, Marion Cotillard, and Paul Giamatti also lend their voices to this unforgettable film for the whole family.Para la Familia Showcase.

TICKETS:

Individual tickets go on sale & the complete festival schedule will be on-line after February 26, 2016. For now, you can still also get a special deals on our 5-Movie Ticket Pack, Film Pass, & Festival Pass. Click here to purchase today! http://sdlatinofilm.com/passes/

Individual Movie Tickets:

General Admission – $11.50
Senior/Student/Military – $9.50
Member rate – $8.50

Screenings to take place at AMC Fashion Valley 18 & MACSD’s very-own Digital Gym CINEMA North Park (2921 El Cajon Blvd, SD, CA 92104).

619-230-1938, ethan@mediaartscenter.org, www.sdlatinofilm.com