Oaxaca FilmFest

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Oaxaca FilmFest
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Location Oaxaca, Mexico
Founded 2010
Website http://www.oaxacafilmfest.com/

Oaxaca FilmFest is an eight-day long international film festival held every autumn in the colonial Mexican city of Oaxaca since 2010. The festival is composed of various categories and offers a large space in its selection to emerging directors and screenwriters.

History[edit]

The first edition of the festival was held in November 2010. Started as a unique collaboration between the private and public sectors. The festival is currently an annual self sustainable event.


The Festival has been hailed by MovieMaker Magazine as one of the Top Festivals in the world numerous times and has included the works of many high profile artist such as Guillermo Del Toro, Robert De Niro, Clint Eastwood, Spike Lee, Neil LaBute, Diego Luna, Takashi Miike, Martin Scorsese, Bill Plympton, Donald Sutherland, and Luke Wilson.


The Festival has also been responsible for the discovery of great independent projects such as Una Noche and Krisha.

Awards[edit]

Award Winners for Best Global Feature[edit]

Year Film Director Country
2017 BADSVILLE April Mullen USA
2016 Suntan Argyris Papadimitropoulos Greece
2015 The Wannabe Nick Sandow USA
2014 Daire Atil Inac Turkey
2013 Tu seras un homme Benoit Cohen France
2012 Kurtulus Son Durak Yusuf Pirhasan Turkey
2011 Crebisnky Enrique Otero Spain
2010 La Soga Josh Crook Dominican Republic

External links[edit]

Official Website Official Facebook Official Twitter FilmFreeway IMDb

References[edit]

www.oaxacafilmfest.com