ūüéČ Hola Mexico Film Festival 2023 ūüé¨

OPENING NIGHT

FILM PREMIERE: '' SOBREVIVIENDO MIS XV ''

Montalbán Theater, Hollywood | Fri, Sept 29 | 7:00PM

Double the fun: Choose between our rooftop view or dance-the-night-away mezzanine afterparties!

Celebrate 15 years of Mexican cinema in Quincea√Īera style. ūüĆü

CLOSING NIGHT

FILM: '' VIAJE TODO ROBADO ''

Staring: Bruno Bichir & Ana Claudia Talancón

HOLA MEXICO FILM FESTIVAL CLOSING NIGHT ūüé¨

SCREENING & CONCERT

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes, Los Angeles | Sat, Oct  7 |  7:00PM

Doors Open: 6pm, 21 & Over Event.

Live Concert [Artist TBA]

 

México Ahora

Experience the pulse of modern Mexico through its standout films, where emotions run deep and stories come alive.

Amor y Matem√°ticas (Love & Mathematics) Mexico, 2022,85 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Claudia Sainte-Luce
Producer: Christian Kregel
Screenplay: Adriana Pelusi
Cast:
Roberto Quijano , Diana Bovio, Daniela Salinas.

Corazonada
Mexico, 2023, In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: J.M Cravioto
Producer: J.M Cravioto and Mariana Franco
Screenplay: J.M Cravioto
Cast: Osvaldo Benavides, Bruno Bichir, Michelle Renaud, Kristyan Ferrer, Adrián Vázquez, José Sefami

Familia Nacional
Mexico, 2023, 90 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Marcelo Tobar
Producer: José Nacif Gobera, Ramiro Ruiz
Screenplay: Marcelo Tobar
Cast: Gilberto Barraza, Claudia Ríos, Silvia Navarro, Jero Medina, Antonio De La Vega, Roberto Andrade

Goya
Mexico, 2022, 86 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Pablo Orta
Producer: Laura Ram√≠rez Ru√≠z, Ang√©lica Sotelo √Ālvarez
Cast: Eutimio Fuentes, Mateo Valles Valdez, Ruth Ramos

Heroic
Mexico, 2023, 120 min. In English.

Director: David Zonana
Producer: Michel Franco, David Zonana
Screenplay: David Zonana
Cast: Santiago Sandoval Carbajal, Mónica del Carmen, Fernando Cuatle

Mundos Cósmicos (Cosmic Worlds)
Mexico, 2023, 78 min. In Spanish with English subtitles. Drama

Director: Sergio Tovar Velarde
Producer: Edgar Barrón, Sergio Tovar Velarde
Screenplay: Sergio Tovar Velarde, Edgar Barrón
Cast: Jorge Luis Moreno, Elizabeth Valdez, Diana Bracho, Mónica Dionne

Radical
Mexico, 2023, 127 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Christopher Zalla
Producer: Ben Odell, Eugenio Derbez, Joshua Davis
Screenplay: Christopher Zalla
Cast: Eugenio Derbez, Daniel Haddad, Jenifer Trejo, Mía Fernanda Solís, Danilo Guardiola

Se√Īora Influencer
Mexico, 2023. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Carlos Santos
Producer: Carlos Santos, Fernanda Meza
Screenplay: Carlos Santos
Cast: Mónica Huarte, Macarena García, Diana Carreiro, Guillermo Dorantes

El Reino de Dios (The Realm of God)
Mexico, 2022. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Claudia Sainte-Luce
Screenplay: Claudia Sainte-Luce
Producer: Christian Kregel
Cast: Diego Armando Lara Lagunes, Michelle Martínez Hernández, Margarita Guevara González, Lizbeth Gabriela Nolasco Hernández

Trigal
Mexico, 2022, 85 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Anabel Caso
Producer: Paula Astorga Riestra, Alfredo Garza Wollenstein, Lorena Orraca Martínez
Screenplay: Anabel Caso
Cast: Emilia Berjon, Abril Michel, Alberto Guerra

Viaje Todo Robado
Mexico, 2023, 86 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Diego Graue
Producer: Juan Simons
Screenplay: Diego Graue, Santiago Mohar
Cast: Bruno Bichir, Ana Claudia Talancón, Germán Bracco, Irka Castillo

Zapatos Rojos (Red Shoes)
Mexico/Italy, 2022, 83 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Carlos Eichelmann Kaiser
Producer: Alejandro de Icaza, Gabriel Maldonado
Screenplay: Jofra GG, Carlos Eichelmann Kaiser, Adriana Gonz√°lez del Valle
Cast: Eustacio Ascacio, Natalia Solian, Phanie Molina, Jeorgina T√°bora, Rosa Irine Herrera

Documental

Immerse yourself in compelling true stories, encapsulated in documentaries that resonate and linger.

The Woman Of Stars And Mountains
Mexico, 2023, 110 min. In Tarahumara, Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Sanriago Esteinou
Producer: Sanriago Esteinou, José Miguel Díaz Salinas
Screenplay: Sanriago Esteinou, Javier Campos López
Cast: Rita Pati√Īo, Juana Osorio, Jesusa Fr√≠as

Teorema De Tiempo (Time Theorem)
Mexico, 2022, 90 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Andrés Kaiser
Producer: Nicole Maynard Pinto
Screenplay: Andrés Kaiser

The Mountain – La Monta√Īa
Mexico, 2023, 93 min. In Spanish and German with English subtitles.

Director: Diego Enrique Osorno

PEDRO

Mexico, 2022, Duration 100 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Liora Spilk Bialostozky
Producers: Julia Cherrier, Victoria Gutiérrez, Marion d’Ornano, Liora Spilk Bialostozky

El Otro México

Showcasing stories seldom seen, this section shines a light on the lesser-known facets of Mexican life, offering authentic tales that defy common narratives.

Vaychiletik
Mexico, 2021, 83 min. In Tsotsil and Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Juan Javier Pérez
Producer: Daniela Contreras, Nicolas Défossé
Screenplay: Juan Javier Pérez

MOM
Mexico, 2023, 80 min. In Spanish & Tzotzil (Mayan language) with English subtitles.

Director: Xun Sero
Producer: Daniela Contreras, Nicolas Défossé
Screenplay: Xun Sero

#HMFF2023

OPENING NIGHT!

SOBREVIVIENDO MIS XV ‚Äč

ūüéČ Hola Mexico Film Festival 2023: Opening Night! ūüé¨

Film Premiere: ‚ÄúSobreviviendo Mis XV‚ÄĚ

Venue: Montalb√°n Theater, Hollywood | Time: 7:00PM

Double the fun: Choose between our rooftop view or dance-the-night-away mezzanine afterparties!

Celebrate 15 years of Mexican cinema in Quincea√Īera style. ūüĆü

HOLA MEXICO FILM FESTIVAL CLOSING NIGHT ūüé¨

SCREENING & CONCERT

Venue: LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes

Film: “VIAJE TODO ROBADO” | 1hr. 26min.
Featuring: Bruno Bichir & Ana Claudia Talancón

Doors Open: 6pm, 21 & Over Event.

México Ahora

Experience the pulse of modern Mexico through its standout films, where emotions run deep and stories come alive.

Amor y Matem√°ticas (Love & Mathematics) Mexico, 2022,85 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Claudia Sainte-Luce
Producer: Christian Kregel
Screenplay: Adriana Pelusi
Cast:
Roberto Quijano , Diana Bovio, Daniela Salinas.

Corazonada
Mexico, 2023, In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: J.M Cravioto
Producer: J.M Cravioto and Mariana Franco
Screenplay: J.M Cravioto
Cast: Osvaldo Benavides, Bruno Bichir, Michelle Renaud, Kristyan Ferrer, Adrián Vázquez, José Sefami

Familia Nacional
Mexico, 2023, 90 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Marcelo Tobar
Producer: José Nacif Gobera, Ramiro Ruiz
Screenplay: Marcelo Tobar
Cast: Gilberto Barraza, Claudia Ríos, Silvia Navarro, Jero Medina, Antonio De La Vega, Roberto Andrade

Goya
Mexico, 2022, 86 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Pablo Orta
Producer: Laura Ram√≠rez Ru√≠z, Ang√©lica Sotelo √Ālvarez
Cast: Eutimio Fuentes, Mateo Valles Valdez, Ruth Ramos

Heroic
Mexico, 2023, 120 min. In English.

Director: David Zonana
Producer: Michel Franco, David Zonana
Screenplay: David Zonana
Cast: Santiago Sandoval Carbajal, Mónica del Carmen, Fernando Cuatle

Mundos Cósmicos (Cosmic Worlds)
Mexico, 2023, 78 min. In Spanish with English subtitles. Drama

Director: Sergio Tovar Velarde
Producer: Edgar Barrón, Sergio Tovar Velarde
Screenplay: Sergio Tovar Velarde, Edgar Barrón
Cast: Jorge Luis Moreno, Elizabeth Valdez, Diana Bracho, Mónica Dionne

Radical
Mexico, 2023, 127 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Christopher Zalla
Producer: Ben Odell, Eugenio Derbez, Joshua Davis
Screenplay: Christopher Zalla
Cast: Eugenio Derbez, Daniel Haddad, Jenifer Trejo, Mía Fernanda Solís, Danilo Guardiola

Se√Īora Influencer
Mexico, 2023. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Carlos Santos
Producer: Carlos Santos, Fernanda Meza
Screenplay: Carlos Santos
Cast: Mónica Huarte, Macarena García, Diana Carreiro, Guillermo Dorantes

El Reino de Dios (The Realm of God)
Mexico, 2022. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Claudia Sainte-Luce
Screenplay: Claudia Sainte-Luce
Producer: Christian Kregel
Cast: Diego Armando Lara Lagunes, Michelle Martínez Hernández, Margarita Guevara González, Lizbeth Gabriela Nolasco Hernández

Trigal
Mexico, 2022, 85 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Anabel Caso
Producer: Paula Astorga Riestra, Alfredo Garza Wollenstein, Lorena Orraca Martínez
Screenplay: Anabel Caso
Cast: Emilia Berjon, Abril Michel, Alberto Guerra

Viaje Todo Robado
Mexico, 2023, 86 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Diego Graue
Producer: Juan Simons
Screenplay: Diego Graue, Santiago Mohar
Cast: Bruno Bichir, Ana Claudia Talancón, Germán Bracco, Irka Castillo

Zapatos Rojos (Red Shoes)
Mexico/Italy, 2022, 83 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Carlos Eichelmann Kaiser
Producer: Alejandro de Icaza, Gabriel Maldonado
Screenplay: Jofra GG, Carlos Eichelmann Kaiser, Adriana Gonz√°lez del Valle
Cast: Eustacio Ascacio, Natalia Solian, Phanie Molina, Jeorgina T√°bora, Rosa Irine Herrera

Documental

Immerse yourself in compelling true stories, encapsulated in documentaries that resonate and linger.

The Mountain – La Monta√Īa
Mexico, 2023, 93 min. In Spanish and German with English subtitles.

Director: Diego Enrique Osorno

The Woman Of Stars And Mountains
Mexico, 2023, 110 min. In Tarahumara, Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Sanriago Esteinou
Producer: Sanriago Esteinou, José Miguel Díaz Salinas
Screenplay: Sanriago Esteinou, Javier Campos López
Cast: Rita Pati√Īo, Juana Osorio, Jesusa Fr√≠as

PEDRO

Mexico, 2022, Duration 100 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Liora Spilk Bialostozky
Producers: Julia Cherrier, Victoria Gutiérrez, Marion d’Ornano, Liora Spilk Bialostozky

Teorema De Tiempo (Time Theorem)
Mexico, 2022, 90 min. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Andrés Kaiser
Producer: Nicole Maynard Pinto
Screenplay: Andrés Kaiser

El Otro México

Showcasing stories seldom seen, this section shines a light on the lesser-known facets of Mexican life, offering authentic tales that defy common narratives.

Vaychiletik
Mexico, 2021, 83 min. In Tsotsil and Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Juan Javier Pérez
Producer: Daniela Contreras, Nicolas Défossé
Screenplay: Juan Javier Pérez

MOM
Mexico, 2023, 80 min. In Spanish & Tzotzil (Mayan language) with English subtitles.

Director: Xun Sero
Producer: Daniela Contreras, Nicolas Défossé
Screenplay: Xun Sero

Welcome to Tomorrow’s Filmmakers Today at the Hola Mexico Film Festival!


Step into the world of visionary Latinx filmmakers as we proudly present the eighth edition of Tomorrow’s Filmmakers Today. This exceptional program brings you a curated selection of short films delivering the rich tapestry of Latinx culture, pushing boundaries, and offering unique perspectives on life, love, and everything in between. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to witness the rising stars of Latinx cinema.


Join us at the Hola Mexico Film Festival as we celebrate the talent, creativity, and boundless potential of Latino emerging filmmakers. These shorts are not just films; they are windows into the vibrant and diverse world of Latinx storytelling.

TFT Shorts Program: Socially Conscious

Socially Conscious – Delve into thought-provoking stories that shed light on pressing social issues, sparking meaningful conversations

09/30/2023
Sat 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

REGAL CINEMAS LA LIVE
1000 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles

The Ballad of Tita and the Machines

(Miguel Angel Caballero) ‚Äď 14: 40 min

Midnight Drive

(Javier Lopez Quintana) – 14:56 min

Primero, Sue√Īo

(Andrés Lira) Р15:00 min

Green Water

(Carlos Estrada) – 16:23 min

TFT Shorts Program : Turning Points

Turning Points – Experience moments of transformation and self-discovery as characters confront the crossroads of destiny.

09/30/2023
Sat 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM


REGAL CINEMAS LA LIVE
1000 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles

Hit Me Up

(Michelle Martinez) – 14:41 min

Na Savi

(Sofia Ayerdi) – 14:49 min

Claudia

(Erin Ramirez) – 16:56 min

Angelica

(Ginaris Sarra) – 16:10 min

TFT Shorts Program: Other Worldly Encounters

Other Worldly Encounters – Get ready for a cinematic adventure that defies reality, exploring the extraordinary and the inexplicable.

10/01/2023
Sun 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM


REGAL CINEMAS LA LIVE
1000 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles

Seraphim

Oscar Ramos | TRT: 13 min.

La Bruja

Manuel Villareal | TRT: 13 min.

Angels

Fabiola Andrade | TRT: 7 min.

Balam

Guillermo Casarín | TRT: 10 min.

TFT Shorts Program: Para Mam√°

Para Mam√° – Celebrate the unconditional love of mothers and the profound impact they have on our lives.

10/01/2023
Sun 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM


REGAL CINEMAS LA LIVE
1000 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles

Te Llaman Las Olas

(Ana Verde) – 11:16 min

Last Days of the Lab

(Mar√≠a Alvarez) ‚Äď 12: 53 min

El Rio Rojo

(Julia Weisberg) – 13:05 min

Nido De Mi Vida

(Ivy Gonzalez) – 3:25 min

TFT Shorts Program: Pushing Boundaries

Pushing Boundaries – Witness the brave souls who dare to challenge conventions and redefine boundaries

10/01/2023
Sun 3:00 PM – 4:15 PM


REGAL CINEMAS LA LIVE
1000 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles

Cassette Sandía

(Luis Gerardo LoGar) – 15:00 min

Slump God

(Zachariah Gil) – 9:31 min

Esmeralda

(Sabrina Ehlert) – 08:17

Los Hijos de Dios

(Edgar Cortes Campoy)- 22:02 min

FRIDAY

OPENING NIGHT

29
September

The Montalb√°n Theater
1615 Vine St. , Los Angeles

 
 
09/29/2023
Fri 6:00 PM¬†–¬†11:00 PM
 
 
 

SATURDAY

30
September

REGAL CINEMAS LA LIVE
1000 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles

 

Sat 11:00 AM

 

Sat 12:00 PM Р1:30 PM 

 

Sat 2:00 PM

 

Sat 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

 
(The Woman of Stars and Mountains)

Sat 5:15 PM

 

Sat 5:00 PM

 
(Heroic)

Sat 7:15 PM

 

Sat 7:30 PM

 

Sat 9:30 PM

 
(Red Shoes)

Sat 9:30 PM

SUNDAY

1
October

REGAL CINEMAS LA LIVE
1000 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles

 
( The Realm of God )

Sun 11:00 AM

 

Sun 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM

 

Sun 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM

 

Sun 2:00 PM

 

Sun 3:00 PM – 4:15 PM

 

Sun 4:45 PM

 

Sun 5:00 PM

 

Sun 7:30 PM

 

7:45 PM

 

Sun 9:30 PM

 

Sun 9:30 PM

MONDAY

2
October

REGAL CINEMAS LA LIVE
1000 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles

Auditorium 8

 

Mon 5:15 PM

 

Mon 7:30 PM

 

Mon 9:30 PM

TUESDAY

3
October

REGAL CINEMAS LA LIVE
1000 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles

Auditorium 8

 

Tue 5:15 PM

 

Tue 7:30 PM

 

Tue 9:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

4
October

REGAL CINEMAS LA LIVE
1000 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles

Auditorium 8

 

Wed 5:15 PM

 
( The Realm of God )

Wed 7:30 PM 

 

Wed 9:30 PM

THURSDAY

5
October

THE MONTALB√ĀN THEATER
1615 Vine St, Los Angeles

Panel: TBA
4:00PM
Panel: TBA
6:00PM
 
(Love and Mathematics)

Thu 7:15 PM

 

Thu 9:15 PM

FRIDAY

6
October

THE MONTALB√ĀN THEATER
1615 Vine St, Los Angeles

PANEL
Ben Odel, historias personales en el cine.
 
6:00 PM 
 
(The Lottery: The Mexican Dream)

Fri 7:15 PM

 

Fri 9:15 PM

SATURDAY

7
October

CLOSING NIGHT

LA PLAZA DE CULTURA Y ARTES
501 N Main St, Los Angeles

 
Sat 6:00 PM