Exclusive: JIRON Poster For Mexico City Debut This Week

Last year I was very happy to see Jirón (Shred), a new documentary by Christian Cueva about Mexican filmmaker Carlos Enrique Taboada. It tells the story of his final film, which disappeared before anyone had a chance to see it.... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

DESIERTO: Watch The Trailer For Jonas Cuaron's Thriller With Gael Garcia Bernal

To say expectations were high for Jonas Cuaron's Desierto is a drastic understatement. Cuaron already had the weight of family ties on him, being the son of hugely acclaimed director Alfonso Cuaron and those pressures were only intensified thanks to... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

MORBIDO TV Acquires Nearly Everything The World Of Horror Has To Offer Ahead Of Spring Launch

Our friends at Morbido Fest have been hard at work preparing for the launch of their subscription TV service Morbido TV throughout all Latin America in Spring 2016. Variety is reporting that they have just bolstered their content with major... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  

Watch Some Hot Bodies Ready For The Slaughter In This Clip From INDIGENOUS

As horror films go, until you start killing off your cast you should at least have something going on up on the screen that will keep out attention until then. Some do it with clever banter. Some do it with... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  

Paz Bascunan Has NO FILTER In Latest Nicolas Lopez Comedy

Chilean writer-director Nicolas Lopez reunites with frequent collaborator Paz Bascunan for his upcoming comedy No Filter (Sin Filtro) and while she's not actually reprising her character from Lopez's hugely popular trio of Fuck My Life movies it's obvious that this... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

AL FINAL DEL TUNEL: Watch The Fantastic Trailer For Argentine Thriller

The production team behind Oscar winner The Secret In Their Eyes re-team for upcoming Rodrigo Grande helmed thriller Al Final Del Tunel (At The End Of The Tunnel) and if the just released trailer is any indication the results look... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Who Is The Prey In This Trailer For Argentinian Horror Thriller PRESAGIO (OMEN)?

When I was down at the Morbido Film Festival a young filmmaker from Argentina, Matias Salinas, was hell bent on meeting me. Not because I was me (Derrr!) but because of us, TwitchFilm. He wanted us to be the first... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  

Watch The Trailer For Quirky Argentine Comedy HORTENSIA

There's a little bit of Jared Hess and Wes Anderson in the DNA of Diego Lublinsky and Alvaro Urtizberea's quirky comedy Hortensia. The story of a shoe obsessed young woman looking to subsume her grief with a new boyfriend following... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Morbido 2015: Award Winners And Final Thoughts

I have been back home safe and sound from Morbido for a couple weeks now. My sanity is still in question though. It was a tremendous weekend of cinematic highs. I have seen things that I cannot unsee. I... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  

Los Cabos 2015 Dispatch: DEMOLITION, Rock 'n' Roll And The Red Carpet

The Los Cabos International Film Festival opened last night with a red-carpet gala presentation of Jean-Marc Vallee's Demolition. The event was a living representation of the conflicts dramatized in the film. Jared Leto, resplendent in red hair and black leather... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

I PROMISE YOU ANARCHY: Aimless Youth Stir Up Trouble In Striking Trailer

A selection in the prestigious Locarno and Mar Del Plata film festivals, Mexican director Julio Hernandez Cordon taps into the restless energy of youth with his striking I Promise You Anarchy (Te Prometo Anarquia). Here's how Mar Del Plata describes... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

A Strange And Hypnotic Trailer For Raul Perrone's SAMURAY-S

It's samurai fiction by way of German expressionism in the trailer for Samuray-S, a cinematic oddity from Argentine director Raul Perrone. Our own Patrick Holzapfel caught this one when it screened in Hamburg - check the links below for his... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Something Weird-Ass This Way Comes In The Trailer For Brazilian Horror CABRITO

If you happen to be looking at the photo up above right now and thinking to yourself, "Wow, it looks like that guy has a lot of meat on his face," then let me assure you of something. You're not... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

A National Icon Comes To A Bizarre End In EVA DOESN'T SLEEP

Gael Garcia Bernal and Denis Lavant star in Pablo Aguero's Eva Doesn't Sleep (Eva No Duerme), based on the bizarre true story of the years following Eva Peron's death. Years in which Peron's embalmed body was stolen and hidden around... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Watch A Nation's Struggle To Be Born In The Trailer For THE MOVEMENT (EL MOVIMIENTO)

Director Benjamin Naishtat tackles the tumultuous birth of Argentina in his strikingly black and white feature The Movement (El Movimiento). Supported, as it was, by the Jeonju Digital Cinema project and having premiered in Locarno it comes as no surprise... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

ROAD TO LA PAZ: Watch The Trailer For The Striking Latin Road Movie

Francisco Varone has been on a successful world tour with his feature film Road To La Paz (Camino A La Paz) with stops in Busan and Chicago before bringing it back home to his native Argentina for Mar Del Plata... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

HOW MOST THINGS WORK: Watch The Trailer For The Argentinean Indie

I write this from my hotel room in Argentina, where I have spent the past week on the Argentine Competition jury at the Mar Del Plata Film Festival. And while I am still somewhat limited in what I can and... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

MEXICO BARBARO: Watch An Exclusive Clip From Gigi Saul Guerrero's 'Dia De Los Muertos'

Mexican horror anthology Mexico Barbaro hits DVD and VOD from Dark Sky Films today and we're pleased to offer up an exclusive clip from Gigi Saul Guerrero's segment of the anthology, Dia De Los Muertos.Eight Mexican directors unite to create... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Morbido 2015: Watch Gigi Saul Guerrero's Opening Ceremony Video PALOMA

Okay. So Morbido came to a close last night and I am already back home in Toronto and dipping into the varieties of Mezcal I brought back with me. Hint. They vary by the numbers of worms at the bottom of... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  

Morbido 2015: Simon Boswell Rocks Morbido, Or, There Is A Mariachi Band Behind Me, Isn't There?

There are special moments when you are at film festivals, when the organizers pull out all the stops to ensure that you have not only a great time but memories that will last forever. My Simon Boswell memories first started... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  
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