Jean Lauer, festival director,
Cine Las Americas International Film Festival
This year’s Cine Las Americas International Film Festival runs April 22-26 at various venues and will screen features and shorts from across the world that are made by or about Latinos or indigenous peoples of the Americas. The festival opens with director Demetrius Navarro’s comedy The Martini Shot and closes with director Álvaro Brechner’s dramedy Mr. Kaplan. The festival includes two Austin-made films, Nicole Elmer’s dramedy What’s the Use? and David Brown and Meredith Dreiss’ documentary Agave is Life.
Aired: April 16, 2014
Web site: http://www.cinelasamericas.org/