The Latinas & Latinos of Mixed Ancestry (LOMA) Film Festival shares stories of people that embody the intersection of Latinos and non-Latinos. Latino culture was built on the interaction between diverse communities from all over the world. This festival shares how this tradition continues creating a new diverse Latino community.
The following selected films will be screened at the festival:
Backstreet to the American Dream
The Delusion of Pisces
The Kill Floor
We will also have award recognition in the following categories:
La Cumbre Best of Show: This award shall be given based on all aspects of the film including theme, talent, and impact.
Theme Award: This award shall be given based on the best expression of the LOMA criteria through the story and presentation.
Talent Award: This award shall be given based on either the directing, acting, or writing of the film.
Audience Choice Award: This award shall be given based on votes by the audience for best film.
Guest Moderator: Juan Escobedo
Food and beverages are available for sale.
7pm – Doors open
7:45pm – Welcome and Q&A
8:15pm to 9:15pm – Screening
9:15pm to 9:30pm – Break
9:30pm to 10:15pm – Screening
The festival organizer Multiracial Americans of Southern California (MASC) is a non-profit with a nearly forty-year track record of creativity and integrity in the mixed-race community. Festival presenter LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes has been a showcase of Latino talent within the cultural heart of Los Angeles. This festival presents a unique audience and opportunity for screening your film in Hollywood’s backyard.