Schedule of Events October 18-21, 2018

Thursday, October 18, 2018


6:30-8:00 PM  VIP Reception. The festival kicks off with a reception at the Courtyard by Marriott Downtown St Petersburg. 

300 Fourth Street North, St Petersburg, Florida 33701

Music by Renesito Aviche and refreshments. (VIP/All Event Pass required. )

Friday, October 19, 2018

At Eckerd College, Miller Auditoirum, 4200 54th Avenue South, St Petersburg, Florida 33711 

3:30-5:30 PM  

Latin American Directors Symposium,

5:30 - 7:00 PM Reception  

7:00-9:00 PM  "Matar a Jesus"  (Killing Jesus, Colombia) with "Nos Estan Matando," (They are Killing Us.) 

(Free/Open to Public)

Saturday, October 20, 2018

La Novia del Desierto  4:00 PM  

AMC Theater Sundial 151 Second Avenue North, St Petersburg, Florida 33701


Director Cecilia Atan present for Questions after the film.


Individual Ticket, VIP/All Event Pass or Saturday Film Pass 

Saturday, October 20, 2018

4:00 PM La Novia del Desierto 
Director Cecilia Atan present 



6:45 PM La Libertad del Diablo 
Dir


La Libertad de Diablo 6:45 PM

AMC Theater Sundial, 151 2nd Avenue North, St Petersburg, Florida 33701


Director Everardo Gonzalez present for Questions after the film. 

Individual ticket, VIP/All Event Pass  or Saturday Film Pass

Saturday & Sunday - Other Film Screenings

Films in Competition

AMC Theater Sundial 151 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, Florida 33701


Saturday, October 20, 2018 


11:00 AM   Snapshot

1:00 PM    The Idol 

2:30  Short Films:  Capoeira, Gringa, & 25 Hours 


Sunday, October 21, 2018


1:00 PM   1950: The Nationalist Insurrection.  (Individual Ticket available)

3:00 PM Help Me Make it Through the Night


4:30  PM  Short Films : Sigueme, Broken Sunflower Hearts  & Nocturnal Creatures


Individual tickets, VIP/All Event Pass, or Saturday or Sunday  Film Pass 

Sunday, October 21, 2018


Los Sobrevivientes (1979). 6:00 PM

AMC Theater Sundial, 151 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, Florida 33701


Dir. Tomas Gutierrez Alea.  The film has ​been preserved by the Academy Film Archive and ICAIC (the Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industria CInematograficos.) Cinematographer Mario Garcia Joya will be present. More at Cuban Film.

Individual tickets, VIP/All Event Pass, or, Sunday Film Pass