Past Events

NCLAFF Film: Sin nombre | No name

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 4:00pm
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)

Spanish w/ English subtitles. Cary Fukonagua (Honduras, Mexico, USA), 2009. >>> Honduran teenager, Sayra, reunites with her father. seeing an opportunity for her to realize her dream of a life in the U.S., Moving to Mexico is the first step in a... Read More »

NCLAFF Film: Children's animation

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 7:00pm
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

LOCATION: Frank Porter Graham Elementary. Spanish w/ English subtitles. With the presence of filmmaker Walter Tournier. Four short films Tournier (Uruguay) 2012. >>> Chatarra (2015) 5 minutes; Alto el Juego (2016) 6 minutes; El Jefe y el carpintero... Read More »

NCLAFF Film: El Aula Vacia | The Empty Classroom

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 7:00pm

LOCATION: NELSON MANDELA AUDITORIUM, FEDEX Global Center, UNC-CH >>> Spanish w/ English subtitles. Gael García Bernal, et all. (Mexico), 2015. 111min. >>> Eleven directors portray the impact of school dropout in Latin America through a wonderfully... Read More »

Caffè italiano

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 5:30pm
Languages 114

Drink coffee and learn about the Italian press. Join the Italian Language Program at Duke for a series of fun enrichment activities to improve speaking abilities and learn more about Italian culture.

La Table Française

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 5:30pm
Brodhead Center - Great Hall - Chapel (JB's)

La Table Française is a weekly conversation table which takes place in the new Great Hall, on the JB's Roasts and Chops side (look for the table with a French flag). It is open to everyone in the Duke Community who would like to speak French with us... Read More »

NCLAFF Film: Finding Oscar

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 7:00pm
Carolina Theater

Spanish w/ English subtitles. Ryan Suffern (Guatemala/US), 2017. 90min. >>> In a forgotten massacre during Guatemala's decades-long civil war, a young boy was spared, only to be raised by one of the very soldiers who killed his family. Nearly 30... Read More »

DIGNICRAFT: a border collective on art and activism

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
Old Chemistry 011

This event will be in Spanish and English with simultaneous translation. Ana Paola Rodríguez, Omar Foglio, José Luis Figueroa, and David Figueroa are Dignicraft, a hybrid between an art collective and activist media production company. A distributor... Read More »

NCLAFF Film: Boi Neon | Neon Bull

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 7:00pm
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)

Portuguese w/ English subtitles. Gabriel Mascaro (Brazil), 2015. 91min. >>> Iremar works at the "Vaquejadas", a rodeo in the North East of Brazil where two men on horseback try to bring down a bull by grabbing its tail. It's dusty and back-breaking... Read More »

NCLAFF Film: Tata Padrinos | Godparents

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 7:00pm

LOCATION: Silverspot Cinemas, Chapel Hill >>> Followed by a reception, with the presence of the filmmakers. Special event thanks to RTI Latino Diversity Group. MUST RSVP at link for TICKETS! >>> Mario Dimas and María Luciano are preparing to be... Read More »

NCLAFF Film: La Jaula de Oro | The Golden Dream

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 10:00am
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)

Preceded by a brunch. Diego Quemada Diez (Mexico, Guatemala), 2014/15. 90min. Spanish and Tzotzil with English subtitles. >>> Three Central American teenagers, two from Honduras, another a Maya from Guatemala, jump "The Beast" - the infamous train... Read More »