Austin Film Festival Film News: Cine Las Americas co-presents Two Latin American Films

The 29th annual Austin Film Festival has Cine Las Americas as a community sponsor for the 29th annual Austin Film Festival to be held from October 27 – November 3, 2022. There are many films to be viewed during the festival, some features, other shorts and of different genres (as well as television programs). Some are marquee films that are on the verge of release, and potentially be Oscar® nominees. AFF will offer film and television premieres, with red carpets, and Q&As by your favorite writers, actors, and filmmakers. There are also several days of panels with the aforementioned.

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Here is an offer for exclusive discounts to attend the festival for CLA audiences. Discounts:
$10 OFF Lone Star Badge with code “cinelas10”
$5 OFF Film Pass with code “cinelas5”

Cine Las Americas will co-present two films in competition.

WELCOME, VIOLETA! Filmmaker: Fernando Fraiha; written by Fernando Fraiha, Inés Bortagaray
Brazil, 107 min, Drama                      Spanish, English, Portuguese with English subtitles

Eager to write her next novel, “Violeta,” Ana joins the “End of the World Residency,” a well-known literary lab in the Andes Mountain Range. There, she meets Holden, a charismatic leader and creator of a method in which artists abandon their own lives to live as their characters. Captivated by her artistic investigation, Ana dives deep into the method and starts living as Violeta, until her fiction gets out of control.

Sunday, October 30, 2022 @ 5:15PM, Galaxy Theatres Austin, 6700 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, TX 78752

WITH THIS LIGHT, a film by Nicole Bernardi-Reis & Laura Bermúdez
Honduras, 88 min, Documentary

For over 70 years, Sister Maria Rosa Leggol helped over 87,000 Honduran children escape poverty and fortified her legacy as an activist and visionary. Her work continues with Maria and Rosa, two teens in her programs fighting to create their own lives.

Sunday, October 30, 2022 @ 6:45PM Galaxy Theatres Austin, 6700 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, TX 78752

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Source: AFF and CLA

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