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16th Latin American Film Festival
March 22, 2012 until March 31, 2012

The Canadian Film Institute is proud to present its 16th annual showcase of the best of contemporary Latin American cinema. This year's selection boasts films CFI programmers have seen at festivals in Cannes, Berlin, Toronto, Montreal, and Chicago. All films are Ottawa premieres. All films are in their original languages with English sub-titles. Enjoy!

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Program:
Fernando Mieles  •  Ecuador  •  2009  •  112 min
Thursday, March 22, 2012, 7:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles
 
Alberto Durant  •  Peru  •  2009  •  92 min
Thursday, March 22, 2012, 9:15 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles
 
Juan Carlos Valdivia  •  Bolivia  •  2009  •  108 min
Friday, March 23, 2012, 7:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish and Aymara with English sub-titles | Mature Audiences
 
Matías Bize  •  Chile  •  2010  •  84 min
Friday, March 23, 2012, 9:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles
 
Ciro Guerra  •  Colombia  •  2009  •  117 min
Saturday, March 24, 2012, 7:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles
 
Lester Hamlet  •  Cuba  •  2010  •  95 min
Saturday, March 24, 2012, 9:15 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles
 
Florence Jaugey  •  Nicaragua  •  2009  •  84 min
Sunday, March 25, 2012, 7:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles
 
César Charlone  •  Uruguay  •  2011  •  120 min
Monday, March 26, 2012, 7:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles
 
Haik Gazarian  •  Venezuela  •  2009  •  90 min
Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 7:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles
 
Lillian Lieberman  •  Mexico  •  2010  •  108 min
Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 7:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles
 
Renate Costa  •  Paraguay  •  2010  •  93 min
Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 9:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles
 
Verónica Riedel  •  Guatemala  •  2011  •  101 min
Thursday, March 29, 2012, 7:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles
 
Esteban Ramírez  •  Costa Rica  •  2009  •  91 min
Thursday, March 29, 2012, 9:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles
 
Fábio Barreto & Marcelo Santiago  •  Brazil  •  2009  •  130 min
Friday, March 30, 2012, 7:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Portuguese with English sub-titles
 
Sebastián Borensztein  •  Argentina  •  2011  •  93 min
Saturday, March 31, 2012, 7:00 pm, Auditorium, 395 Wellington St.
Spanish with English sub-titles