Free Film Festival celebrates Latin American and Spanish Cultures in New Zealand. The 2018 Latin America and Spain Film Festival (LASFF) opens in Wellington on 5 September, celebrating the strong ties and relationships between New Zealand, Spain and Latin American nations. The LASFF will be in Christchurch this October projecting movies at the Christchurch Art Gallery and the University of Christchurch. The LASFF brings together 11 participating countries (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Spain and Uruguay) with Mexico taking the role of this year’s coordinator .A specially selected collection of films in a variety of genres will be presented, with the main goal being to bring New Zealand’s audience closer to the history, culture and social developments of Latin America and Spain, through the work of each country’s fascinating local film industry.
Full details about the LASFF can be found by visiting the site below.