Press Releases

May 16, 2022

LatinX in Animation Announces the Return of Animation Day at LALIFF 2022

LXiA is excited to announce the return of Animation Day, Friday June 3rd, as part of the LALIFF’s 21st edition. This year’s Animation Day presents a thrilling schedule of exclusive premieres, panel discussions or “cafecitos”, masterclasses, portfolio reviews, animated episodic program, animated shorts program, and more.

May 4, 2022

LALIFF en TVCortos

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

May 4, 2022

Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival Announces Full Lineup For Its 21st Edition

Disney Original Documentary's Mija directed by Isabel Castrol to open the festival and Warner Bros. Pictures' and HBO Max's Father of the Bride directed by Gas Alazraki will close the festival. Tickets now on sale!

Dec 14, 2021

The Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival Announces the Five Visionary Afro Latino and Five Visionary Indigenous Latino Recipients of its Latinx Inclusion Fellowship Series

LALIFF announced today the ten visionary Afro Latino and Indigenous Latino directors that were selected for its Latinx Inclusion Fellowship, sponsored by Netflix. The Fellowship, now in its second year, was created to develop extensive and inclusive opportunities for underrepresented groups within the Latino community.

Sep 14, 2021

The Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival Expands on LatinX Inclusion Fellowship

Five Visionary Indigenous Latino And Five Visionary Afro Latino Directors Will Receive A Production Grant And Premiere Their Films At LALIFF 2022

In the News

May 29, 2022

Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival (LALIFF)

Average Socialite

This year's festival will be held June 1-5, 2022.

May 25, 2022

Edward James Olmos y el Festival de Cine Latino

Estrella TB

Watch Edward James Olmos on the 5pm News

May 24, 2022

LALIFF: Pepe Serna ‘Life is Art’ Documentary

Latin Heat Entertainment

A Look at The Career of an Iconic Mexican American Character Actor

May 23, 2022

All in the family: Edward James Olmos talks working with son on ‘Mayans MC’


Show business is a family affair for actor Edward James Olmos and his children.

May 20, 2022

Doris Anahi le escribe una carta de amor a L.A. antes de su debut en LALIFF

Los Angeles Times

La cantautora chicana del Sur de California, Doris Anahi, lanza hoy en versión de video y de audio “It Wasn’t You”, a través del sello Casa Mija / Altafonte. Este tema bilingüe es el segundo sencillo de su carrera, y forma parte de su próximo EP.