Call for Entries: Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival (LALIFF)

One of the most prominent Latino International Film Festivals in the USA returns in 2013. LALIFF promotes the richness and diversity of Latin Cinema by showcasing films from the United States, Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal. LALIFF celebrates the work of existing and emerging Latino talent while creating a bridge between filmmakers and the film industry in Hollywood. LALIFF serves as a catalyst for the promotion and distribution of Latino films.

LALIFF presents feature films, documentaries, shorts and special screenings. The films showcase a wide variety of themes by Latino filmmakers, producers, writers and actors, as well as movies that depict Latino culture.  It is a competitive festival with prizes and a venue where filmmakers come together with buyers, distributors and Latino and general audiences.  LALIFF also offers industry workshops, panels, networking receptions, educational programs, and hosts some of the best Galas in Hollywood.  We hope you will join us this summer!
The Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival is a qualifying festival for the Narrative and Animated Short Film categories of the Academy Awards.
Submissions are now open; the new form is online. The final submission deadline is July 22, 2013. We encourage you to apply early space is limited.  Submissions should be sent regular post to our new office 453 S Spring St. Suite 320 Los Angeles, CA 90013
Submission form available online at: