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Sept. 21–Oct. 11
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Now in its 34th year, the Festival is one of the largest and longest-running showcases of Latin American cinema in the United States, dedicated to presenting Latin America's prolific and versatile talent during National Hispanic Heritage Month.
Post-punk group The Birthday Party with Nick Cave were goth rock pioneers, equally creative and destructive. Featuring rare archival material and unreleased tracks, and told exclusively by the group's members, Ian White's documentary brings the band's story to the screen for the first time.
Sept. 25, 7:15 p.m.
Q&A with actor and producer Eugenio Derbez and producer Ben Odell
In the violence-plagued Mexican border town of Matamoros, the sixth graders face insurmountable challenges and a system that has given up on them. But to one educator (Eugenio Derbez), it's an opportunity to try something radical. Christopher Zalla's inspirational drama is based on a true story.
Sept. 22, 7:00 p.m.
Q&A with filmmaker Pavel Giroud
The infamous "Padilla affair," wherein Cuban authorities staged a show of self-criticism by poet Heberto Padilla due to counterrevolutionary ideas in his 1971 poem collection, is brought to life by documentarian Pavel Giroud, shedding light on a watershed moment in the Cuban Revolution.
Sept. 23, 2:30 p.m.
Music industry legend and a global sensation Carlos Santana blends jazz, blues and the Mariachi sound with a rock 'n' roll spirituality. Featuring new interviews and extraordinary, never-before-seen archival footage, director Rudy Valdez creates an intimate, rich documentary portrait.
Sept. 23 & 24, 4:45 p.m.; Sept. 27, 7:15 p.m.
U.S. Premiere
Post–screening reception on Sept. 23
Chilean actress Paulina García is Rosa, a downtrodden widow who turns to tango to shake up her stale routine — but she'll have to confront her troubled past if she wants a chance at happiness. In her feature debut, writer/director Laura González finds the quiet beauty in Rosa's life.
Sept. 23, 4:50 p.m.; Sept. 26, 5:00 p.m.
50th Anniversary
Tickets $10
The Alchemist assembles people from all walks of life to journey to the Holy Mountain to displace the gods. The scandal of the 1973 Cannes Film Festival, filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky's flood of sacrilegious imagery and existential symbolism is a spiritual quest for enlightenment.
Sept. 23, 9:30 p.m.; Sept. 28, 9:15 p.m.
Q&A with filmmaker Tomás Gómez Bustillo and producer Gewan Brown on Sept. 24
Rita is obsessed with becoming the saintliest among a pious pack of gossips in a rural Argentine town. When she finds a long-lost statue, she hatches a plan to stage her own miracle. Tomás Gómez Bustillo's feature debut is a visionary, comedic, religious fantasy.
Sept. 24, 5:00 p.m.; Sept. 26, 9:10 p.m.
Post–screening reception on Sept. 26
Kattia G. Zúñiga's understated debut follows two teenaged sisters who travel to Panama to meet their estranged father. There, they befriend a colorful crew of skateboarders, fall in love, experiment with drugs, argue with each other and find joy in just vibing.
Sept. 26, 7:15 p.m.; Sept. 28, 5:00 p.m.
Now playing
Paul Dano, Pete Davidson, Vincent D'Onofrio and Shailene Woodley star in the ultimate David vs. Goliath tale, based on the insane true story of the everyday people who shocked Wall Street by turning GameStop into the world's hottest company.
One week only, Sept. 22–28
This essential memoir of fashion pioneer Bethann Hardison spotlights one of the industry's most influential icons: a Black model, modeling agent and entrepreneur who has pushed the boundaries of fashion culture. Directed by Hardison and Frédéric Tcheng.
Now playing
Anaita Wali Zada and Jeremy Allen White star in Babak Jalali's cross-cultural drama about an Afghan translator for the U.S. military who now works at a fortune cookie factory in California and struggles to connect. Lyrically shot in black-and-white, the film is a wry, deadpan vision of the universal longing for home.
Post–screening reception on Sept. 29
Former lovers and tango partners (Darío Grandinetti and Mercedes Morán) reunite for a rollicking road trip through Argentina, where secrets will be revealed and relationships rekindled, in Marina Seresesky's charming, crowd-pleasing comedy.
Sept. 29, 7:00 p.m.; Oct. 1, 2:30 p.m.
North American Premiere
This spellbinding blend of ethnography and narrative filmmaking sees directors Joao Salaviza and Renee Nader Messora continue their work with the Indigenous Krahô community, who play themselves and collaborate on a script that chronicles centuries of exploitation.
Sept. 30, 4:30 p.m.; Oct. 3, 8:15 p.m.
Mexican gunslinger Silva (Pedro Pascal) is hoping to rekindle a romance with the gruff sheriff Jake (Ethan Hawke) after a 25-year absence. But Silva also needs a favor. Pedro Almodóvar's short Western sizzles with desire, star power and style. Screening with his 2020 short THE HUMAN VOICE, starring Tilda Swinton.
Sept. 30, 7:10 p.m.
U.S. Premiere
In this noir-tinged revenge thriller from Mexican auteur Amat Escalante, an idealistic laborer becomes entangled in a wild web of lies involving a religious cult, contemporary art, labor disputes, corrupt police and criminal gangs while seeking justice for his vanished mother.
Sept. 30, 8:40 p.m.; Oct. 2, 7:00 p.m.
Q&A with filmmaker Brenda Vanegas
Salvadoran filmmaker Brenda Vanegas crafts a powerful drama based on real-life stories in the tale of 11-year-old Lucia, who lives near El Salvador's Lake Coatepeque and returns to her abusive home one day to find all her siblings missing.
Oct. 4, 7:10 p.m.
U.S. Premiere
Q&A with filmmaker Alejandro Quiroga and producer Álvaro Olmos
In Alejandro Quiroga's captivating neo-Western, a farmer decides to fight back and take a stand against inequality when all the water in his small Bolivian border town has been diverted to a wealthy Argentine landowner.
Oct. 5, 7:00 p.m.
Animator Javier Mariscal and director Fernando Trueba (CHICO AND RITA) reunite for an animated, Bossa Nova-inflected documentary about virtuoso Brazilian pianist Francisco Tenório Júnior, who disappeared under mysterious circumstances during the military dictatorship of Argentina in 1976.
Oct. 6, 7:00 p.m.
All tickets $8
New 4K Restoration
Awash in a mood of hushed, hypnotic dread, Kiyoshi Kurosawa's spellbinding 1997 horror film follows a detective (Kōji Yakusho) as he is drawn into a labyrinthine investigation after a string of shocking and grisly murders.
Oct. 7, 9:30 p.m.; Oct. 11, 9:20 p.m.
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Intros by Eddie Muller, host of TCM's NOIR ALLEY, Oct. 13–15. Intros by film historian Foster Hirsch Oct. 20–22
Every film in this year's lineup is celebrating its 75th anniversary, from well-known classics like THE NAKED CITY, THEY LIVE BY NIGHT and RAW DEAL to rarities like THE HUNTED, screening in a rare 35mm preservation print.
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Oct. 24–Nov. 2
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Get in the spooky spirit with this annual celebration of scary movies! Highlights include Count Gore De Vol presenting Brian De Palma's PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE, a new 4K DCP of THE EXORCIST for its 50th anniversary and campy cult classic THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW with a live shadowcast by Bloody Mayhem Theatrical.
Oct. 27–Nov. 18
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Presenting restored favorites and rare gems from the silent era, almost all with live musical accompaniment. Highlights include vampire classic NOSFERATU, Harold Lloyd in SAFETY LAST! and Buster Keaton in OUR HOSPITALITY, plus 35mm prints of Rin Tin Tin adventure CLASH OF THE WOLVES, gangster tale DRAGNET GIRL and slapstick comedy WHY WORRY?

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