The Havana Film Festival New York 2022 screens Latin American films you won’t see anywhere else in NYC. These are not Hollywood blockbusters. They are the exact opposite. Havana Film Festival selections have great storytelling and emotional depth that is beyond the comprehension of most Hollywood filmmakers.
Non-English films are screened with subtitles. There are usually great opening and closing night parties.
22nd Havana Film Festival New York 2022
The 22nd Havana Film Festival New York 2022 screens Latin American films at Village East Cinema in Manhattan’s East Village on Thursday, November 3-10, 2022. From $12. Passes from $50. 🇦🇷 🇧🇷 🇨🇱 🇨🇴 🇨🇷 🇨🇺 🇩🇴 🇪🇨 🇲🇽 🇵🇪 🇺🇾 🇻🇪
23 movies compete for the Havana Star Prize. This edition’s special programs include tributes to Cuban actor Alexis Diaz de Villegas and Cuban director Pastor Vegas (1940-2005), and a book launch of Cuban author Iván Giroud’s “La Historia en un sobre amarillo: El cine en Cuba.”
Opening Night Red Carpet
The 22nd Havana Film Festival New York opens with Diego Lerman’s Argentine movie “El Suplente” (The Substitute) about the fragility of the student-teacher relationship, at Village East Cinema in Manhattan’s East Village on Thursday, November 3, 2022 at 6pm. The director and actress Renata Lerman will introduce the film and do Q&A after. Screening $20, with Afterpary $100. 🇦🇷 🇨🇺
The 22nd Havana Film Festival New York Havana Star Awards Ceremony is at Village East Cinema in Manhattan’s East Village on Thursday, November 10, 2022 at 6:30pm. The ceremony is followed by the World Premiere of Juan Pin Villar’s 2022 documentary “La Habana de Fito” (Fito’s Habana) about Argentine Rock legend Fito Paez. Director Q&As. Screening $20, with Afterparty $100. 🇦🇷 🇨🇺