CFFS 2022 Programa de Variedades!
Feb. 12 at 3:30pm
Feb. 19 at 5:30pm
$13 General Admission
*** Public safety notice ***
NWFF patrons will be required to double-mask while in the building. Disposable masks are available at the door for those who need them. To be admitted, patrons ages 5+ will also be required to present EITHER proof of COVID-19 vaccination OR a negative result from a COVID-19 test administered within the last 48 hours by an official testing facility. Boosters are strongly recommended, though not required for entry.
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This all-Spanish-language program features a mix of comedy, heartwarming tales, and stories of reflection. A true variety show!
Films in this program:
Claire "Egg" White
West Coast Premiere!
CW: Claire Egg White deals with the effects of bullying.
Claire is a girl who has never been invited to a birthday party. She wants to know what it feels like to attend one, and thanks to her creativity and imagination, she is going to find out.
(Sol Infante & Andrea Treszczan, Uruguay, 2021, 13 min, in Spanish with English subtitles)
CW: In Doze, a teen explores his city by himself against his mothers wishes.
Thirteen-year-old Daniel is home alone and his mom instructs him to not go out after school. Soon boredom, loneliness, and pressure from his friends lead Daniel to venture outside, where he meets a four-legged friend.
(Alfonso Acosta, Colombia, 2019, 7 min, in Spanish with English subtitles)
Maria and her six-year-old son Emmanuel recount their memories of being unhoused in San Francisco and share what home means to them.
(Emily Cohen Ibañez, US, 2021, in English & Spanish with English subtitles)
The Power of the Mirror
West Coast Premiere!
Vera summons a special superpower to help the girls have the same rights as the boys on the playground.
(Eva Limones, Lina Torres & Miguel Codón, Spain, 2020, 4 min, in Spanish with English subtitles)
My Life in a Suitcase
A teenager is preparing to leave her country in search of a better life and must decide what to pack in her suitcase.
This youth-made film was programmed in partnership with the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and the International Organization for Migrations PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival.
(Eunice Tovar, Fatima Franco & Victoria Villegas, Mexico, 2021, 3 min, in Spanish with English subtitles)
Las Américas 84
North American Premiere!
The year is 1984. Trying to shake the boredom and repetition of his life, a teenager from a small southern city visits the Las Américas sports center every day, honing his game until an unexpected event threatens to bench his passion for basketball for good.
(Marcos Gualda, Spain, 2021, 9 min, in Spanish with English subtitles)
Lorena is a seven-year-old girl who wants to win the schools piñata contest, where the grand prize is a bicycle.
(Verónica Ramírez, Mexico, 2021, 13 min, in Spanish with English subtitles)
Northwest Film Forum (View)
1515 12th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98122
Ticketing, concessions, cinemas, restrooms, and our public edit lab are located on Northwest Film Forum's ground floor, which is wheelchair accessible. We have a limited number of assistive listening devices available for programs hosted in our larger theater, Cinema 1. These devices are maintained by the Technical Director, and can be requested at the ticketing and concessions counter.
The Forum does NOT have assistive devices for the visually impaired, and is not (yet) a scent-free venue. Our commitment to increasing access for our audiences is ongoing, and we welcome all public input on the subject!
If you have additional specific questions about accessibility at our venue, please contact our Executive Director Vivian Hua at email@example.com