OLA Latino Film Festival: Short Film Compilation Screening

Film still from Melody, courtesy The New York Times

The Organización Latino-Americana of Eastern Long Island presents the
12th annual OLA Latino Film Festival, a dynamic weekend showcase of
acclaimed and award-winning recent Latino cinema for a broad audience.
Screenings will take place in the Lichtenstein Theater. 

Latin-inspired a la carte cafe specials include Guacamole, Salsa, and Chips ($10), Chicken & Black Bean Burritos $10), and Slow-Roasted Pulled Beef Pabellon Criollo ($10). Drink specials include Chilean Chardonnay ($9 per glass) and Brazilian Red Table Wine ($9 per glass), Margaritas ($10), and Corona and Dos Equis beer ($6). 

La Organización Latino-Americana of Eastern Long Island presenta el 12.º Festival de Cine Latino OLA, un dinámico fin de semana con una muestra de películas latinas recientes, aclamadas y galardonadas, dirigida a un amplio público, así como otras actividades relacionadas.

Nana MEXICO (2015)

Nana is an intimate portrait of nannies working in Mexico. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2015 as part of the Sundance Institute Short Film Challenge, in partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Director: Diego Luna, 5 minutes

Melody CHILE (2015)

In this short documentary, students in a youth orchestra program in Chile pursue their love of music to escape poverty.

Director: Marialy Rivas, 8 minutes

Las Ventanas / The Windows CUBA (2014)

On her 40th birthday, Lucía, a craftswoman who manufactures clay dolls, dreams of what she would have liked to do with her life.

Director: Maryulis Alfonso, 21 minutes

Danzak PERU (2008)

Inspired by the short story Agony of Rasu Niti by acclaimed Peruvian writer José María Argudeas, Danzak tells the story of Nina, a ten year old whose father, a master dancer, asks her to fulfill his last wish.

Director: Gabriela Yepes, 18 minutes

The Museum's programs are made possible, in part, by the New York
State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
and the New York State Legislature, and the property taxpayers from the
Southampton School District and the Tuckahoe Common School District.
OLA Latino Film Festival: Short Film Compilation Screening
Saturday, September 26, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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$10 | Free for Members, Students, and Children. Includes Museum admission.
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