The Latino and Iberian Film Festival at Yale (LIFFY), sponsored by the Council for Latin American and Iberian Studies, opens on Wednesday, Nov. 9 in Henry R. Luce Hall Auditorium at the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale, 34 Hillhouse Ave.
The festival is free and open to the public. All films have English subtitles.
The opening night celebration begins at 7 p.m. with a screening of “Alma” (U.S.A., 2015) 13 min., followed by “Pinches actors/Freakin’ Actors” (Mexico/France, 2015) 119 min. There will be a Q&A discussion with actor Grecia Monroc and editor Katery Gutiérrez Rincón (“Pinches actores”). A reception immediately following it will feature Ballet Folklórico de Yale. View full schedule.