Bridging Communities through Movies
Since its inception in 2001, the Boston Latino International Film Festival has been committed to using the power of film to break stereotypes, bring cultures and communities together and reveal the complex issues that affect the Latinx community in the United States, Latin America and Spain.
The 20th annual Boston Latino International Film Festival (BLIFF) is thrilled to announce its 2021 festival online. BLIFF will once again showcase the diverse voices originating in U.S.-based Latinx communities, and in the Americas and beyond, with screenings from September 24 – October 3, 2021.
BLIFF's tickets will go on sale in September on a soon-to-be-announced date. For a a complete schedule of the festival, visit bliff.org.
WIFVNE is proud to co-present WOMEN IS LOSERS
In 1960's San Francisco, bright and talented Catholic school girl Celina Guerrera (Lorenza Izzo) survives a difficult home life by following the rules. That is until an indiscretion creates a series of devastating consequences. As Celina faces the compounded obstacles of being young and alone, she sets out to rise above the oppression of poverty and invest in a future that sets new precedents for the time. Inspired by real women and the Janis Joplin song of the same title, WOMEN IS LOSERS world premiered at the 2021 SXSW Film Festival, where it finished as one of the most-watched of the festival.
Starring: Lorenza Izzo (ONCE UPON A TIME IN HOLLYWOOD), Bryan Craig (AMERICAN FIGHTER), Chrissie Fit PITCH PERFECT), Simu Liu (MARVEL’S SHANG-CHI & THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS), Liza Weil (GILMORE GIRLS) & Steven Bauer (SCARFACE)
Watch the trailer here