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WIP Latino 2 is seeking for feature fictional and documentary films that are currently in post-production stage and which are centered on the theme of boarders, migration, racism, human rights, social movements or Latinos living abroad.

WIP Latino 2 will take place on November 2nd, 2017 as part of the Guadalajara International Film Festival in Los Angeles – FICG in LA. Three feature fictional or documentary films seeking post-production funds will be chosen to screen for the jury and film industry professionals at FICG in LA. WIP Latino 2 is working to garner specific support for the post-production and commercial distribution of selected films.

In addition, one of the films will automatically qualify to be considered for Guadalajara Construye 12 / Works in progress, or for the Official Program of the next edition of the Guadalajara International Film Festival (FICG33) – March 9th-16th, 2018.

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Cuba / fiction / 70 min.
Thursday, November 2nd 10:00 am

Director: Armando Capó
Producer: Claudia Olivera Marcela Esquivel y Nathalie Trafford
Production company: La Feria Producciones, D´safía Producciones and Paraiso Production Diffusion

Cuba, August 1994. A crashing world turns the life of 13-year-old Carlos upside down. For the first time he sees life as never faced before.

Mexico/ documentary / 82 min.
Thursday, November 2nd 11:45 am

Director: César Aréchiga
Producer: Mayra Espinoza Castro
Production company: Chinchorro Arte S. de R.L. de C.V. and Velarium Arts

Four creative disciplines lead 15 inmates of a maximum security prison to find a sense of freedom that few of us know about.

Colombia / fiction / 100 min.
Thursday, November 2nd 2:30 pm

Director: Rut Caudeli
Producer: Ana Piñeres
Production company: Ovellana Blava Films

Time is obviously synonymous with wear, and love is inherent in time. This is not a love story. It's a story of how love is transformed.

Uruguay / documental / 82 min.
Thursday, November 2nd 4:45 pm

Director: Federico Lemos
Producer: Gonzalo Lamela, Federico Lemos, Alvaro Recoba, Ivan Alonso and Leandro Quiroga Ferres
Production company: Medio & Medio Films

How many times can an artist succeed and fail, to reinvent himself in a new success and to destroy it again?


Our excellent workflow is the result of working with the latest technology plus the experience and creativity of our staff. From the pre-production process (data-management), color correction, VFX and mastering. We guarantee the adequate process: reliable and ideal for each film.

Prize: Color correction in Base Light theater and the production of one DCP.

MonoMono is a company specialized in developing and offering film post-production solutions. We focus on developing workflows tailored for each individual project. We specialize in different areas.

Our team includes both junior and senior editors with experience in film and television, renowned Latin-American colorists who have worked for international networks, and a post-production manager.

This work model stems from the work experience of our members in different fields and our proposal to build a remote team work model.  Our services include film conforming, color grading and deliverable needs services as well consulting and management for all post-production processes.

Our combined work experience in the film industry ranges from working with laboratories to working with digital intermediate and finally working with the latest technologies. We have the ability to work with high quality material especially with the following international standards: EXR, DPX, 4K, 5K, UHD. Moreover we also have a wealth of experience providing color design and workflow consulting services for Broadcast.

MonoMono was created by a group of friends and colleagues brought together by the genuine pursuit of a common interest: collaboration and partnership.

Prize: Color correction, master and the production of one DCP.

The award consists of musical compositions, arrangements, production, programming and up to 5 professional musicians for the score of a film. It includes recording studio (Artefacto) mix and engineer. Masters and stems of each cue will be delivered.

FiGa Films is a world sales agency, production and distribution company. Its growing library contains critically acclaimed, award-winning films, acquired at top film festivals around the world, such as Pelo Malo, Golden Shell winner at the 2013 San Sebastian Film Festival.

Privately funded in 2006, FiGa Films is a true independent voice for the best in filmmaking coming from Latin America, Spain, Portugal, and the rest of the world. Long lasting relationships, with a personal approach, are fundamental to co-founders Sandro Fiorin and Alex García.

FiGa Films’ mission is to select and sell worldwide rights of features and shorts, fiction and/or documentaries, with social relevance by up and coming directors. FiGa’s first co production, Nicolas Pereda’s Verano de Goliat (Mexico 2010), won the Golden Lion the Venice Film Festival. Los Viejos (Bolivia 2011), A Floresta de Jonathas (Brazil 2012), You Make Me Fell so Young (USA 2013), and Davi Pretto’s Castanha (Brazil 2014) followed up.

Prize: The "Alex García Acquisiton Award" was created to acquire and manage the international career of the winning project, launching the film in an international prestigious festival, and taking over the cost of publicity materials, market screening, PR and such.

El Taller is a forward thinking postproduction studio, driven by artistic talent and technical knowledge, oriented to the film and television industries. We use the latest technology and our deep knowledge to ensure our clients results of the highest quality that materialize their creative vision.

Prize: Edition and complete post-production of a cinematographic trailer as well as the design of initial credits and roller.

It is a communication agency created in 2012 in Guadalajara, Jalisco. Its specialty is the correct form of communications of diverse projects with the final goal that each project reaches its public and obtain their objectives. Among the communication areas that it covers are publicity, branding and digital communication.

Prize: Website generation and poster


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