2017 Latin American Film Festival

The 11th Latin American Film Festival at The University of Queensland will be a free, public event showcasing a sample of the creative best of Latin American cinema.

This year the Festival will kick off on Friday 13 October with a special Gala event, followed by a screening of a Guatemalan film 'Otros 4 Litros' (The 4 Beers). As tickets are limited, in order to secure your place for the opening night, we ask that you register as soon as possible. 

The Latin American Film Festival continues throughout the weekend of Saturday 14  and Sunday 15 October. Registration is not required for the remainder of the Festival and there will be a total of 13 fantastic films screened during this time. 

The Latin American Film Festival is proudly hosted by the School of Languages and Cultures with the generous support of the Latin American Embassies in Canberra.

Please note: This is an 'Adults Only' event (R18+). Films are in Spanish or Portuguese with English subtitles.

View the program 

Venue Note: Please note, the Opening Night Film on Friday 13 October will be screened in Building 3 (Steele Building), Room 206 following a function in the Global Change Institute Building. Registrations are required for the opening night film screening and opening night event (Register here). 

ALL other films on Saturday 14 October and Sunday 15 October will be screened in Building 63 (Physiology Building), Room 348. Bookings are not required, and all screenings are FREE. Films are in Spanish or Portuguese, with English subtitles and all films are rated R18+. 

Padre Nuestro: La última cita (Our Father: The Last Date)

15 October 2017 6:30pm8:15pm
Free film screening as part of the 2017 Latin American Film Festival at UQ.

El Atentado (The Attempt Dossier)

15 October 2017 4:15pm6:15pm
Free film screening as part of the 2017 Latin American Film Festival at UQ.

Alba

15 October 2017 2:15pm3:45pm
Free film screening as part of the 2017 Latin American Film Festival at UQ.

Gente de Bien (Decent People)

15 October 2017 12:15pm1:45pm
Free film screening as part of the 2017 Latin American Film Festival at UQ.

La Bella de la Alhambra (The Beauty Of The Alhambra)

15 October 2017 10:00am11:45am
Free film screening as part of the 2017 Latin American Film Festival at UQ.

Rambleras (Promenade Women)

14 October 2017 8:00pm9:30pm
Free film screening as part of the 2017 Latin American Film Festival at UQ.

Presos (Imprisoned)

14 October 2017 6:15pm7:45pm
Free film screening as part of the 2017 Latin American Film Festival at UQ.

Sin Hijos (No Kids)

14 October 2017 4:30pm6:00pm
Free film screening as part of the 2017 Latin American Film Festival at UQ.

Papita, maní y tostón (Take me Out)

14 October 2017 2:15pm4:15pm
Free film screening as part of the 2017 Latin American Film Festival at UQ.

Boy and the World

14 October 2017 12:30pm1:45pm
Free film screening as part of the 2017 Latin American Film Festival at UQ.

La Chiperita (By The Road)

14 October 2017 11:00am12:00pm
Free film screening as part of the 2017 Latin American Film Festival at UQ

2017 Latin American Film Festival

14 October 2017 9:00am15 October 2017 8:30pm
13 films will be screened as part of this year's Latin American Film Festival at UQ.
Margarita

Margarita (Margarita, That Sweet Chaos)

14 October 2017 9:00am10:45am
Free film screening as part of the 2017 Latin American Film Festival at UQ

2017 Latin American Film Festival Opening

13 October 2017 6:00pm9:00pm
Opening Night of The Latin American Film Festival at UQ. Includes a reception event and free film screening of 'Otros 4 Litros'.