The Philadelphia Latino Film Festival (PHLAFF) is excited to announce
its 2021 dates. From May 30th to June 6th, the festival will present it’s longest iteration yet; 8 days of virtual filmmaker offerings, free screenings + more.
Showcasing films submitted from over 20 countries, PHLAFF’s programming highlights the rich and complex realities of the Latino and Latinx experience. Reviewed by a diverse panel of 25, films will include a selection of shorts, features, web series, AR/VR projects, and other emerging media.
Over the past five years, PHLAFF year-round programming has screened 1 shortlisted and 8 films that were official entries for the Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards.
The festival has become a lauded international event that curates the best in Latinx storytelling and filmmaking for audiences globally. PHLAFF has presented 215 films and 144 premieres to date. Official film selections for this year’s festival will be announced on April 1st.
For more information about the 2021 festival and upcoming events, visit phlaff.org, follow them on Twitter at @PHLatinFilmFest, on Instagram at @PHLatinFilmFestival, Facebook.com/PHLAFF and connect with the festival using the hashtag #PHLAFF2021.