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 18th Cine Las Americas International Film Festival

April 22 - 26, 2015 | Austin, Texas, USA  


Cine Las Americas announces the 18th Cine Las Americas International Film Festival, to take place from April 22 to 26, 2015 in Austin, Texas. The festival brings a selection of the newest Ibero-American cinema and American Indigenous films, showcasing films and filmmakers through its world-renowned programs.The deadline for sending entries is January 30, 2015. All information can be found

 Cine Las Americas is the only Latino and indigenous festival in Austin, Texas, offering audiences the opportunity to view works of artistic excellence, cultural diversity and relevance in contemporary cinema. The festival program includes feature length and short films of all genres, including narrative, documentary, experimental, animation, youth films and music videos.



Cine Las Americas invites filmmakers, producers and distributors to participate in the Cine Las Americas International Film Festival, now in its eighteenth consecutive year. The festival showcases contemporary films and videos from Latin America (North, Central, South America, and the Caribbean) and the Iberian Peninsula. Films made by or about Latinos in the U.S. or the rest of the world, and films by or about indigenous groups of the Americas, are also invited to participate.

To be submitted for consideration, projects must have been completed after January 1, 2013. For all works where the spoken language is not English, English subtitles and/or narration are required. Preference is given to regional or national premieres, as well as to films that have not screened theatrically in Austin or on national television in the USA prior to the festival.


Deadline: January 16, 2015

Late Deadline: January 30, 2015

The festival is scheduled for April 22 to 26, 2015, in Austin, Texas.



Cine Las Americas International Film Festival

1101 W. 34th St. #625

Austin, TX 78705 

Tel: +1.512.535.0765

Email: [email protected]


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