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ACCEPTED FILMS

OFFICIAL LATINO SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

Welcome to our page of Accepted Films. Click on the Title of the film to read more about it, watch the trailer and buy tickets for the screening.

2016 OFFICIAL SELECTION | Misled directed by Atreyu Rodriguez

August 9, 2016

SCREENING DATE: FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 16TH 2016
TIME: 1:45 PM | SHORT FILMS BLOCK 2
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Synopsis

Misled is the third film in a series of four. Each film follows different relationships in Joseph’s life. Misled is about Joseph and his girlfriend Jessy, which they have a child together. However Jessy has a secret that might ruin their relationship.

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2016 OFFICIAL SELECTION | Darker directed by Alex Torres

August 9, 2016

SCREENING DATE: FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 16TH 2016
TIME: 8:00 PM | SHORT FILMS BLOCK 5
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Synopsis

When a young man identifies someone in a crime, the perpetrators’ mysterious guardian begins terrorizing him. The good Samaritan ultimately realizes the stranger’s revenge is even more sinister than he had imagined.

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2016 OFFICIAL SELECTION | How Afro-Latinos deal with Natural Hair

August 9, 2016

SCREENING DATE: SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 17TH 2016
TIME: 10:00 AM | SHORT FILMS BLOCK 6
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Synopsis:

Hair is more than just an accessory that sits on top of our heads, it’s part of our identity. Hear how a group of Afro-Latinos have dealt with questions about their hair & how wearing their hair natural has impacted their lives.

 

2016 OFFICIAL SELECTION | Over Dinner directed by Travis Gonzalez

August 9, 2016

SCREENING DATE: FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 16TH 2016
TIME: 4:00 PM | SHORT FILMS BLOCK 3
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Synopsis

Frustrated by her eccentric mother’s carefree role as grandmother, a young single mother unravels their complicated past over Thanksgiving dinner. Over Dinner is a short drama/comedy about the rocky relationship between a quirky grandmother, Eleanor, her grown-up daughter, Anne, and her son
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2016 OFFICIAL SELECTION | Doris directed by Oscar Gorriz

August 9, 2016

SCREENING DATE: FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 16TH 2016
TIME: 4:00 PM | SHORT FILMS BLOCK 3
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Synopsis

Doris tells the story of an undocumented Mexican
housemaid working for a spoiled family, where she works
hard to satisfy their every whim in exchange for their
support with her green card application. When the family
leaves for the holidays, Doris is put in charge of
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