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LACLA presents a free streaming of the Colombian film "Como El Cielo Después de Llover"
The virtual screenings are available June 20 - 24, 2023 and can be streamed for free on: https://www.lacla.org/
Watch Trailer "Como El Cielo Después de Llover"
Victor Gaviria is one of Colombia's most legendary directors. Mercedes, his daughter, returns to her hometown to take part in the shooting of her father's latest film. As she documents her controversial father at work and goes over hundreds of hours of footage that Victor took of his own family over the years, their two directorial gazes meet. Through the process Mercedes embraces the infinite contradictions of her family and reflects on the role women have in the film industry.
After the screening watch a special Q & A (in Spanish and English) with filmmaker Mercedes Gaviria, conducted by LACLA Program Manager, Guido Segal.
Luis Ospina Award, Best National Feature Film Director, Cali International Film Festival - FICCALI, Colombia, 2020
Youth Award for Best Film, International Film Festival Gijón, Spain, 2020
Young Critics Award for the Best New Latin American film, Special Mention , 35° International Film Festival of Mar del Plata, Argentina, 2020
International Film Festival of Cartagena de Indias, 2019, 35 Rencontres Cinemas D'Amerique Latine de Toulouse March 24-April 2 2023 –Toulouse, France
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
For the past quarter century, LACLA has been championing and screening both feature and short films by LatinX filmmakers from all over the Americas with LACLA's Cine Nueva Onda showcasing young and experimental Latin narratives from up-and-coming filmmakers.
The program is curated by Guido Segal - Screenwriter and Program Manager at LACLA, known for his film critiques and screenwriting, he has worked on multiple projects in a screenwriting capacity. Using his talents, L.A based Segal offers his screenwriting prowess through his work as a professor.
Latin American Cinemateca of Los Angeles (LACLA) is a California non-profit organization dedicated to promoting cultural exchange through film by screening classic and contemporary films from Latin America and by USA Latinas and Latinos. LACLA also supports the film and media efforts of Los Angeles inner-city middle and high school students with its annual student film festival.