FICG IN LA 2017 (November 2-5, 2017)

UCLA Latin American Institute, a Supporting Organization of the FICG in LA 2017, hosts three films.

FICG IN LA 2017 (November 2-5, 2017)

November 2-5, 2017
TCL Chinese 6 Theatres 
6925 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028

FICG in LA is a window into the world of contemporary Mexican and Ibero-American cinema and it is an extension of the Guadalajara International Film Festival. This year′s FICG in LA will be back at the Hollywood′s historic Egyptian Theatre, right in the heart of the worldwide film and entertainment industry. The festival is designed for people to come and explore the diverse regional narratives of Mexican and Ibero-America cinema, and to help critically acclaimed films from these regions reach a wider audience. Los Angeles provides an essential backdrop for the showcase to take place because of its strong cultural ties to Latin American communities all across the globe.

The goal of the festival is to increase access and visibility of Mexican and Ibero-American cinema; facilitate the exchange of ideas through storytelling and socially relevant themes; create a bridge between film industries in Mexico, the U.S. and Canada; spark new collaborations among international filmmakers and strengthen the presence of Mexican and Ibero-American cinema in the U.S., as well as in other parts of the world.

The Guadalajara International Film Festival in Los Angeles - FICG in LA -is presented by the University of Guadalajara Foundation in USA and CONACULTA, with Principal Sponsors the University of Guadalajara, the Guadalajara International Film Festival and the Institute of Cinema Mexico (IMCINE).

Hosted Films:

Fragmentos de amor | Friday, November 3rd at 05:45pm
La libertad del Diablo | Friday, November 3rd at 08:30pm 
El pacto de Adriana | Saturday, November 4th at 11:45am

For information and film guide, click here:
http://www.ficginla.com/program/ 

To purchase tickets, click here:
https://www.eventbrite.com/o/ficg-in-la-4813247523