THE REALM ON THE ROAD FOR THE GOLDEN SHELL AND DANTZA PRESENTED IN THE OFFICIAL SELECTION OF THE 66th SAN SEBASTIAN FILM FESTIVAL

We are glad to announce that two of LATIDO’s acquisitions have been selected for the Official Selection at the 66th San Sebastian Film Festival: THE REALM and DANTZA. THE REALM by Rodrigo Sorogoyen will be competing for the Golden Shell. For the director, it’s his second inclusion in the Official Selection after having received the…

CAMPANELLA’S LAST FILM ‘THE WEASELS’ IS LATIDO’S NEW ACQUISITION

Latido is bringing onto the Toronto market “The Weasels,” the first live-action film from Argentina’s Juan José Campanella since he won a foreign-language Oscar for “The Secret in Their Eyes” in 2010. Campanella had said of “The Weasels” that it continually counterpoints and flows between suspense, drama, comedy and romance. “The Secret in their Eyes”…

MIRIAM LIES CONFIRMED FOR THE OFFICIAL SELECTION – COMPETITION IN KARLOVY VARY IFF

The 53rd Karlovy Vary IFF will host the world premiere of Miriam Lies, a Dominican Republic’s coming-of-age drama already well received in Guadalajara Construye pix-in-post and Ventana Sur’s Primer Corte films-in-rough-cut showcases. The film directed by Natalia Cabral and Oriol Estrada is driven by a 14-year-old, Miriam, from a middle class world who meets her boyfriend…

LATEST LATIDO’S ACQUISITION “CARMEN Y LOLA” SELECTED FOR CANNES’ DIRECTORS’ FORTNIGHT

Arantxa Echevarria’s feature film debut, “CARMEN Y LOLA”, has been selected for the 50th edition of Directors’ Fortnight which takes place during Cannes Film Festival. The film is one of the 17 features selected out of 1,609 films submitted. The Spanish director and scriptwriter tells the story of two young gypsy girls who fight for…

3 OF LATIDO’S ADQUISITIONS ARE GOING TO THE BFI LONDON FILM FESTIVAL

It’s a combo, CARMEN Y LOLA, MIRIAM LIES and THE REALM are all selected in three different categories of the BFI Film Festival: respectively the Love Section, the Journey Section and the Thrill Section. Good luck to all of them! Here is a short reminder to what these features are about: CARMEN Y LOLA Carmen…

‘KILLING JESUS’ AND ‘CHAMPIONS’ WERE A TOTAL SUCCESS IN GUADALAJARA’S INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Two new recognitions for the acclaimed film by Laura Mora, ‘KILLING JESUS’. Congratulations! On Friday, in the festival’s closing ceremony, the winners for this year’s edition were announced. As one of the most prestigious events for Iberoamerican films, the Guadalajara’s Film Festival awarded KILLING JESUS with two prizes in the Iberoamerican Feature Film competition: BEST FILM and the Mayahuel award for BEST ACTOR…

THE REALM AND CHAMPIONS REWARDED AT THE 2019 PREMIOS PLATINO

The Premios Platino took place on Sunday May 12th in Mexico. On that occasion THE REALM got rewarded twice: Antonio De La Torre won the Award for Best Actor and Alberto Del Campo for Best Editing. CHAMPIONS received an Award for Film and Educacion Values. Check the following link for more info: http://www.premiosplatino.com/PPla_Premiados.aspx

BUÑUEL IN THE LABYRINTH OF THE TURTLES NOMINATED FOR EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM 2019

BUÑUEL IN THE LABYRINTH OF THE TURTLES directed by Salvador Simó, keeps on going to festivals and awards ceremony. This time, it has been nominated for European Animated Feature Film 2019, one of the biggest celebration of Animation cinema. We are more than excited and wish to this amazing team all the best for this new…

BUÑUEL IN THE LABYRINTH OF THE TURTLES WINS BEST FEATURE FILM AT CHILEMONOS

  The Chilean festival Chilemonos rewarded BUÑUEL IN THE LABYRINTH OF THE TURTLES for Best Feature Film! The film directed by Salvador Simó was competing with ANOTHER DAY OF LIFE by Raúl de la Fuente and Damian Nenow and ISLE OF DOGS by Wes Anderson. Check this link for more info: https://chilemonos.cl/web2019/ganadores2019/

5 LATIDO FILMS AT THE 2019 SIFF

The Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) selected some films of our catalogue for its program: CARMEN Y LOLA (d: Arantxa Echevarría, Spain 2018) MIRIAM LIES (d: Natalia Cabral, Oriol Estrada, Dominican Republic/Spain 2018) THE REALM (d: Rodrigo Sorogoyen, Spain/France 2018) THIS IS NOT BERLIN (d: Hari Sama, Mexico 2019) VIRGIN & EXTRA: THE LAND OF THE OLIVE OIL (d:…

THE PLATFORM WINS PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD AT TIFF 2019

THE PLATFORM by Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia just won People’s Choice Award at TIFF in the section Midnight Madness. An amazing news for this film and the whole team, which is amplified by the honour to be the first Spanish film in winning an Award in this section. Congratulations to everyone! For more info about the film: http://www.latidofilms.com/the-platform/…

THE PLATFORM SOLD TO NETFLIX

«Netflix has acquired worldwide rights excluding select Asian territories to the Spanish TIFF Midnight Madness sci-fi hit The Platform», wrote Screendaily. Indeed, we are very proud to announce that during TIFF, a deal has been closed to Netflix for holding the rights of THE PLATFORM. The film is directed by Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia and is now…

4 FILMS OF OUR CATALOGUE NOMINATED AT PREMIO SUR

In the nominations for the 2018 Premio Sur we can find JOEL by Carlos Sorín, A TWELVE YEAR NIGHT by Álvaro Brechner, THE LAST SUIT by Pablo Solarz and MY MASTERPIECE by Gastón Duprat! The Ceremony will take place around September/October. Fingers crossed! For more info: https://academiadecine.org.ar/premio-sur/premio-sur-2018/nominaciones-ps-2018/

‘Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles’ Wins European Film Award

https://www.cartoonbrew.com/awards/bunuel-in-the-labyrinth-of-the-turtles-wins-european-film-award-183477.html A Spanish-Dutch co-production, Buñuel is rooted in the true-life story of film director Luis Buñuel’s expedition to the poverty-stricken Las Hurdes region of Spain in the early 1930s. The filmmaker intended to depict the region’s poor living conditions, albeit through the lens of surrealism, the movement in which he’d made his name. In the event,…