Thursday 23 February - Monday 27 February 2006
With twenty films from nine countries screening over five days, the latest instalment of the Melbourne Latin American Film Festival is the biggest and brightest yet.
The films encompass a greater range of styles, subjects and countries than ever before.
Highlights include opening night film Viva Cuba
followed by a bigger-than-ever Latin American fiesta with live Latin music, food and drink, DJs, piñatas and prizes; a spotlight on Argentina with docos, animation and features; a documentary program of thirteen films, the blacker-than-black comedy of Colombia's Como Del Gato Y El Raton
(A Game of Cat and Mouse) and closing night film Cidade Baixa
(Lower City), the spectacular new film from the makers of City of God
and Motorcycle Diaries
Full program details also available on www.melbournefilmoteca.org/
Contact Filmoteca on firstname.lastname@example.org
or 9354 3901 Melbourne Latin American Film Festival (MLAFF) is presented by Melbourne Filmoteca: Latin American, Spanish & Portuguese Film Group in association with ACMI. All films unclassified 18+. Major sponsor: LAN Airlines