In Jorge Navas' beautifully composed neo-noir, taxi driver Jorge begins his night shift bent on revenge after his brother's murder at the hands of a violent gang. But when an accident brings him unexpectedly closer to his party-girl fare Angela, the damaged pair must struggle against forces already set in motion, drawing them inexorably into the rain-soaked underworld of Bogotá. | Read MoreDrama and Crime
Adoring mother Mariana (talented codirector Paola Mendoza) has toted her two children from Colombia to New York to indulge her husband's whim. But when he abruptly abandons the family, she'll have to rely on her own imagination and courage—and that of her remarkable kids (breakthroughs Sebastian Villada and Laura Montana)—to survive insurmountable odds during their first summer in the United States. | Read MoreDrama and Female Director(s)
Towing a submerged torpedo in the wake
of their battered fishing boat, a desperate
fisherman and naive kid embark on a journey
trafficking millions of dollars worth of cocaine.
Shot entirely on location along the Pacific coast
of Colombia—in areas that bear the indelible
scars of the drug trade—Manos Sucias refuses
to glamorize the drug trade but rather seeks to
offer a rare glimpse of its devastating effects.
Executive produced by Spike Lee. | Read MoreDrama, Thriller, NY Director(s), First Time Filmmaker
Colombia's rampant kidnappings are the brutal reality at the heart of this nail-biting thriller. A young photographer is abducted, held for ransom, and forced to contemplate imminent death while his family makes desperate covert deals to secure his release. Featuring America Ferrera. In English and Spanish. | Read MoreDrama and Thriller
Born in the same city in Colombia but not related, Andrés Escobar and Pablo Escobar shared a fanatical love of soccer. Andrés grew up to become one of Colombia's most beloved players, while Pablo became the most notorious drug baron of all time. While adeptly investigating the secret marriage of crime and sports, Michael Zimbalist and Jeff Zimbalist (Favela Rising, TFF '05) reveal the surprising connections between the murders of Andrés and Pablo. | Read MoreCrime, Sports, Documentary
At once darkly comic and melancholy, this low-budget debut from a 23-year old Colombian director weaves an idiosyncratic spell in a tale of two outsiders: a one-legged man who fancies origami and a man in goggles who hires himself out to give rides in the chair strapped to his back. | Read More