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Your search by 'Latino/a' identified 27 films


  • A Ballet Dialogue

    A Ballet Dialogue

    Brazil , 2012 , 8 min. A young man in his late teens and a senior man wake up in their respective apartments—and from across the avenue on which they both live, they communicate in an unusual way.... Read more
  • BY the Way

    BY the Way

    USA , 2012 , 19 min. Love. Fear. Hope. Doubt. In the blink of an eye a relationship can change. BY the Way asks in a world where we guard our hearts with judgment, anger, and accusation, can love be the force that breaks down our walls?... Read more
  • The Companion

    The Companion

    Peru , 2012 , 20 min. In the outskirts of Lima, a young sex worker tends to his elderly father, a fallen-from-grace artisan. Feeling as though his efforts are never enough for his father, he tries to break free.... Read more
  • Del Lado Del Verano

    Del Lado Del Verano

    Spain , 2012 , 100 min. Tana’s father is dead, and the family dysfunction thickens in this darkly comic melodrama. As Tana and gay cousin Tomás learn, “You can only love a family when you separate from it.”... Read more
  • A Difference

    A Difference

    USA , 2011 , 19 min. Shot largely in San Francisco, A Difference takes a look at the intersection of FTM transsexuality and racial difference, and how sexism and racism in society impact aspects of daily life.... Read more
  • Disrupted

    Disrupted

    Mexico , 2013 , 95 min. This quietly expansive documentary offers an involving, revelatory portrait of performer and trans woman Coral Bonelli and her actress-mother, who reminisce about Coral’s personal and artistic evolution since the 1970s, when she was child actor “Pinolito” in Mexico’s rough-and-tumble film industry.... Read more
  • Divorcio USA 2005/2012

    Divorcio USA 2005/2012

    USA , 2012 , 8 min. Newlywed Rosie Miller discovers that her husband, Agustín Miller (played by Jacinto Astiazarán), only married her to get a green card. Drama ensues on this episode from the fake divorce court show Divorcio, USA, aired on Canal 62, a Los Angeles local-access Spanish television broadcaster.... Read more
  • Dos Almas

    Dos Almas

    USA , 2013 , 16 min. 1850, deep in the forest, two women from different worlds meet. Breaking through barriers, they discover each other in both flesh and spirit.... Read more
  • Family Restaurant

    Family Restaurant

    USA , 2012 , 12 min. When the diner closes up for the night, the salt and pepper shakers, napkin holders, and other inanimate objects inside the restaurant come to life in this whimsical tale about what makes a family. One night, Picky, a curmudgeonly toothpick dispenser, causes a stir when he insists that two ketchup bottles and two mustard bottles can’t fall in love with each other. The next day, with the help... Read more
  • Fish Power

    Fish Power

    USA , 2013 , 2 min. In this new take on a superhero’s journey, Selene Luna is exposed to an irradiated Tilapia, which suddenly gives her the power to turn anyone into any kind of fish. Co-starring Margaret Cho and Johnny Smith.... Read more
  • Gay Latino Los Angeles

    Gay Latino Los Angeles

    USA , 2012 , 78 min. In their inspiring journey to adulthood, three twentysomethings from Los Angeles speak to the dynamic reality of being gay and Latino in Los Angeles, supported by an Indigenous tradition that suggests the recovery of a rich, neglected history.... Read more
  • La Partida

    La Partida

    Cuba , 2013 , 90 min. An Ecstasy-fueled night out leads to romantic feelings between Cuban youngsters Reinier and Yosvani, but external pressures of family, girlfriends, and poverty cause dramatic ups and downs in their subsequent relationship in this powerful and sexy drama set amid the streets of picturesque Havana.... Read more
  • The Little House That Could

    The Little House That Could

    Canada , 2012 , 90 min. Patricia Field’s work as costume designer on Sex and the City earned her acclaim, but this tribute focuses on the community of queers, drag queens, and club kids she mentored at her iconoclastic New York boutique in the 1980s and ’90s.... Read more
  • Lost Angel

    Lost Angel

    USA , 2013 , 16 min. A young Dutch tourist, stranded at the start of his US vacation, finds help from an unlikely stranger.... Read more
  • Loving The Bony Lady

    Loving The Bony Lady

    USA , 2012 , 7 min. Arely Gonzalez, a Mexican immigrant and transsexual woman, sees her life transform through her devoted worship of the skeletal saint, La Santa Muerte.... Read more
  • Neighbors

    Neighbors

    Spain , 2012 , 15 min. Good Neighbors—they lend you sugar, let your dog out, and sometimes make for sexy bedfellows.... Read more
  • Package, The

    Package, The

    Brazil , 2012 , 18 min. Two Brazilian schoolboys form an instant attachment and soon realize that theirs is no ordinary friendship. If they want to be together, there’s one irreversible thing they must address.... Read more
  • Pit Stop

    Pit Stop

    USA , 2013 , 82 min. In this “low key but ultimately deeply satisfying” (Variety) romance, construction contractor Gabe and forklift operator Ernesto maneuver their way through responsibilities and loneliness to find each other in small town, Texas.... Read more
  • Rebel

    Rebel

    USA , 2013 , 72 min. Writer, Mother, Soldier, Spy. Loreta Janeta Velazquez altered her sex, ethnicity and identity to become a Confederate soldier in the US Civil War. Rebel unlocks the mystery of this border-crossing, gender-bending story that’s been dismissed as a hoax for 150 years.... Read more
  • ┬íSacamelo!

    ¡Sacamelo!

    USA , 2013 , 10 min. Maria Elena has been pregnant for twelve months. Determined to give birth, she’ll stop at nothing to induce labor, but what kind of monster will emerge? Knowing the crew behind Hard French, it’s a monster of a party that’s incubating inside this loca lady!... Read more
  • Sexual Tension: Violetas

    Sexual Tension: Violetas

    Argentina , 2013 , 90 min. Sexual Tensions: Violetas is a collection of six Argentinian shorts that explore the erotically charged relationships between young women and how they explode into adventurous sensual and sexual encounters.... Read more
  • The Shower

    The Shower

    Chile , 2010 , 10 min. Two Chilean women, whose relationship is falling apart, spend their last morning together in The Shower.... Read more
  • Simone

    Simone

    Brazil , 2012 , 72 min. Mixing elements of documentary and fiction, Simone is an intimate portrait of a woman who is blindsided by an unexpected love for a male colleague and forced to put her lesbian relationship through a crucial reevaluation.... Read more
  • Stay Positive

    Stay Positive

    USA , 2013 , 8 min. Tensions between seventeen-year-old Roman and his religious grandmother peak when he refuses to participate in a church blood-drive. Then, at an HIV testing clinic, an overwhelming anxiety consumes Roman as he waits, holding a sheet of paper detailing his sexual past.... Read more
  • Valentine Road

    Valentine Road

    USA , 2012 , 88 min. This extraordinary centerpiece documentary of Frameline37 about the 2008 murder of 15-year-old Larry King will both break your heart and fire you up into action. It brilliantly focuses on how bigotry and prejudice are community-wide problems, rather than only the acts of individuals.... Read more
  • Who's Afraid of Vagina Wolf?

    Who's Afraid of Vagina Wolf?

    USA , 2013 , 83 min. Guinevere Turner and Carrie Preston co-star in writer-producer-star Anna Margarita Albelo’s hysterical comedy about the struggles a filmmaker endures while trying to remake Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? with an all-female cast.... Read more
  • A World for Raul

    A World for Raul

    Mexico , 2012 , 15 min. When Raul is asked to entertain the local landowner’s son, an intense game of power and pride starts between the two boys.... Read more