NEWS

MIL GRACIAS & PREMIO CORAZON AWARD WINNERS!

MIL GRACIAS to all the amazing sponsors, volunteers, filmmakers and audiences for supporting our 28th San Diego Latino Film Festival. It was so wonderful to see your movies, hear the post-screening Q&As & listen to all the wonderful feedback. On behalf of Media Arts Center San Diego thank you SO much for the love and supportfor this year’s fest, both at home AND at our Drive-In Events!
Click here for pictures from our drive-in activations!
Click here for HOURS of Discussion Content with Filmmakers!
- Ethan van ThilloFounder / Executive Director

FEATURES:
 
Best Narrative Feature:
Through Ernesto’s Eyes
Dir. Ana Luiza Azevedo
 
Best Documentary Feature:
Cachada
Dir. Marlén Viñayo 
 
Best Frontera Feature
Canción de invierno
Dir. Silvana Lázaro
 
Audience Award Winner: 
Documentary Feature
Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go For It
Dir. Mariem Pérez Riera
 
Audience Award Winner:
Narrative Feature
La restauración
Dir. Alonso Llosa
 
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SHORTS:
 
BEST YOUTH FILM
Filters of Life
Dir. Angelia Rio
 
Best Frontera Short:
Cochi
Dir. Aldo Meléndrez 
 
Best Narrative Short:
Al final, el mar
Dir. Ana Karen Alva Medina
 
Best Documentary Short:
Ale Libre
Dir. Maya Cueva
 
Audience Award Winner: 
Documentary Short
Matronas
Dir. Noemí Delgado & Shara Lili
 
Audience Award Winner:
Narrative Short
Inabitável
Dirs. Matheus Farias & Enock Carvalho
 
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MIGRANT VOICES TODAY FILM CHALLENGE:
 
Emerging Filmmaker (under 25) Category Winner 
Defend the Asylum
Dir. Andrés González
 
Professional Category Winner 
Llaves / Keys
Dir. Mayra A. Flores
 
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**Note: You can watch the online VIRTUAL AWARDS CEREMONY & other festival videos/filmmaker talks on our YouTube channel – https://youtu.be/bPzhkzZyubE