The Chicago Latino Film Festival (CLFF) is produced every April by the International Latino Cultural Center of Chicago (ILCC), a pan-Latino, nonprofit, multidisciplinary arts organization dedicated to developing, promoting and increasing awareness of Latino culture among Latinos and other communities by presenting a wide variety of art forms.
During the festival, over 100 feature and shorts films from all over Latin America, Spain, Portugal and the United States are screened. The programming represents the great diversity of themes and genres of the Latino filmmaking. The two-week Festival also feature opportunities for the audiences to participate in discussions with the directors at the screenings as well as at series of special events highlighting the diversity of the Latino culture. 2015 will mark the 31st anniversary of the Chicago Latino Film Festival.
Opening Night/ Night of Venezuela presentation of Alberto Arvelo’s rousing epic “The Liberator” starring Edgar Ramirez.
Doors open at 5:30 PM
Program: 6:00 PM
AMC River East 21
322 East Illinois St.
Reception: After Screening
Embassy Suites Hotel
(Next door to AMC River East 21)
511 N. Columbus Drive