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LALIFF

About the Festival

The Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival (LALIFF) is a premier international event dedicated to showcasing the entirety of human experience from the Latino perspective, whether through film, television, digital, music, art, or any other vehicle, regardless of platform. Next year's festival will be held June 1-5, 2022.
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Short Films

On The Red Carpet and LALIFF present seven short films.

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Inclusion Fellowship: Five visionary directors who identify as Afro Latino and five as Indigenous Latino will be selected to create a short film.

2021 LALIFF Photo Galleries

Day 1

Opening Night

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Day 2

Reception

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Day 3

"In The Heights" Red Carpet

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Day 5

Closing Night

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Latest News

FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS AND AWARDS ANNOUNCEMENT

LALIFF wrapped its 2021 edition with premieres of the films by the fellows of Latinx Inclusion Fellowship sponsored by Netflix, and, announced the films that received this year’s jury prizes.

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LALIFF EN TVCORTOS

In partnership with LALIFF, ShortsTV and their sister channel TVCortos will present “LALIFF en TVCortos,” a selection of powerful films that have been previously featured at the festival.

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NETFLIX Commits to Supporting Latinx Filmmakers

The leading streaming platform has joined forces with LALIFF to provide five filmmakers who identify as both African and Latino with production grants of $20,000.

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Latino Film Institute

Presenting Sponsor

Latino Film Institute

The Latino Film Institute (LFI) showcases, strengthens, and celebrates the richness of Latino lives by providing a pipeline, platform, and launching pad from our community into the entertainment industry.

LFI houses three signature programs including: the Youth Cinema Project (YCP), the Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival (LALIFF), and Latinx in Animation (LXiA).

Sponsors

Youth Cinema Project
Netflix
CNN en Español
Variety
PlatinoEduca
AltaMed
BMI
CAA
TV Cortos
Comcast NBC Telemundo
Global Talent

Community Sponsors

ASIFA Hollywood
Casa 101
Diverse Toons
Latino Theater Company
Latino Film Makers
Leche
LULAC
Mexican American Council
New Filmmakers LA
Pero Like
Pixelatl
Rise Up Animation