The mission of the Georgia Latino Film Festival (GALFF) is to bridge cultural understanding and encourage artistic development and excellence by provoking thought through film. By bringing the best of world cinema to Atlanta Georgia, GALFF presents the city and the film industry with a singular platform that fosters creative and technical talent.
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month Georgia Latino Film Festival kicks off during the National observance of Hispanic Heritage Month recognizing the Hispanic & Latino Culture through Film & TV Production.
“52 Million Hispanics Moviegoers purchased 350 Million Movie Tickets in North America Latino’s make up 31% of all moviegoers” -Motion Picture Association of America May 2014.
In 2012, the GALFF brought the finest in independent Latino cinema to Atlanta, Georgia. The Festival promised to consistently have high quality of programming and presentations from filmmakers, critics, and the film industry.
In the second year, films screened at Georgia Public Broadcasting with 200+ attendants in 2 days. During those 3 years the GALFF has growth so much that we added one day and half more to the film festival.
In 2014 the festival grew in conference, films and attendance with over 1467 attendants. 2015 was our biggest event ever.