Call for Entries: Reel Rasquache Art & Film Festival

The 10th annual Reel Rasquache Art & Film Festival will take place on the weekend of May 17-19, 2013 at Boyle Heights’ Casa 0101, 2102 E. 1st St., 90033. Filmmakers are invited to submit films that celebrate the rich diversity of Latino experiences in the U.S. on all topics and in all genres - animation, documentary, webisodes, experimental, features, and shorts. Reel Rasquache is accepting film submissions through Monday, March 11.

For the 10th anniversary year, Reel Rasquache will bring together East and West Los Angeles communities, U.S. Latina/o independent filmmakers and artists, and the Hollywood industry. Showcasing new films, art and music on the U.S. Latino experience by filmmakers and artists nation-wide. The three-day event will feature screenings, filmmaking workshops and directors’ roundtable, live music, after parties, art exhibition, and networking opportunities. The Festival will also feature the prestigious Rasquache Awards that annually celebrate and honor Latina/o leaders in the entertainment industries and recognize the festival winning filmmakers in five categories: dramatic feature, dramatic short, documentary, webisode, and Audience Choice. 

Extended Deadline: March 11, 2013

This year’s submissions are being managed through Withoutabox. For information on how to submit your film, hit the Withoutabox logo on the Reel Rasquache website homepage at