NALIP Official Selection Shorts Winner and Feature Narrative Screening: Ardor
NALIP's Media Summit is presented by HBO. Latino Media Fest is made possible through the support from Comcast. Latino Lens is presented by Time Warner Foundation and National Endowment for the Arts.
NALIP presents the 2015 Latino Creators Recognitions, recipients include: Moving Film Forward Recognition to Hebe Tabachnik (Ficg in LA); and Olancho, the Grand Selection Recognition to the 2015 NALIP Official Selections. NALIP's opening night continues with Ardor (Participant Media).
A visually sumptuous adventure about a mysterious man who emerges from the Argentinian rainforest to rescue a family from ruthless land-grabbers bent on stealing their farm, Ardor is written and directed by Pablo Fendrik (Blood Appears, The Mugger), and stars Gael García Bernal (No, Motorcycle Diaries) and Alice Braga (I Am Legend, City of God) working together since their collaboration in Fernando Meirelles' Blindness. Ardor made its world premiere as an Official Selection at the Cannes Film Festival.