San Diego, CA – Media Arts Center San Diego’s San Diego Latino Film Festival will be celebrating its 25th anniversary with an Awards Ceremony Gala & Concert in honor of the filmmakers and actors featured in the festival. The event will take place on Wednesday, March 21st at Music Box in Little Italy and will include an Awards Ceremony (5:30-8:00pm), and After-party (8:00pm – 1:00am) with live music by bands Shadowplay and Duques Rock.
Honorees & celebrities include: Telenovela/film star Saúl Lisazo from ‘Septiembre’, Cannes Film Festival Winner Michel Franco from ‘Las Hijas de Abríl’, Rosalía Valdés, daughter of Germán Valdés “Tin Tan”, and Alex Nogales, CEO/President of the National Hispanic Media Coalition.
The following “Premio Corazon” award winners will be announced for SDLFF 2018: Best Frontera Feature (produced in San Diego/Tijuana region), Best Narrative Short Film, Best Frontera Short Film, Best Documentary Short Film, Best Family Film, Best Youth Film, Best Directorial Effort, Jury Award – Best Documentary Feature, Jury Award – Best Narrative Feature. Plus: Directors Tribute, Lifetime Actors Achievement Award, Classic Film Spotlight, & Advocacy Award.
The San Diego Latino Film Festival invites you to the 25th Awards Ceremony Gala & Concert hosted by Paola Hernandez, Festival Ambassador, and Univision KBNT 17 Hosts, Diane Perez and Carlos Gonzáles.
Where: Music Box
1337 India Street
San Diego, CA 92101
When: Wednesday, March 21st, 5:30pm to 1:00am, Awards Ceremony (5:30-8:00pm), After-party (8:00pm – 1:00am)
Why: Award winners to be announced. And, meet and greet with celebrated filmmakers, actors, chefs from Baja, including:
- Saúl Lisazo from ‘Septiembre’
- Michel Franco from ‘Las Hijas de Abríl’
- Rosalía Valdés, daughter of Germán Valdés “Tin Tan”
- Alex Nogales, CEO/President of the National Hispanic Media Coalition
If you plan to attend, please RSVP here – https://25thawardsgalasdlff.eventbrite.com
by using promo code ‘PRESS’