LASA extends the deadline to search for its next President and Executive Council members. Deadline: September 30, 2023.

LASA2022 Film Festival Call for Submissions

September 1, 2021

The LASA2022 Film Festival invites directors, producers and distributors of films about Latin America to submit their audiovisual productions for the LASA Film Festival to be held in San Francisco, U.S., in association with the LASA2022 Congress: Polarización socioambiental y rivalidad entre grandes potencias, May 5-8, 2022.

Audiovisual proposals must be submitted between September 1 and December 1, 2021.

Film entries in all categories are free of charge and are open to worldwide feature and medium-length productions. Special attention is given to the documentary genre in all its expressions.


Film Festival Eligibility

About LASA

The Latin American Studies Association (LASA) is the largest professional association in the world for individuals and institutions engaged in the study of Latin America. With over 13,000 members, over 60% of whom reside outside the United States, LASA is the one association that brings together experts on Latin America from all disciplines and diverse occupational endeavors, across the globe. LASA's mission is to foster intellectual discussion, research, and teaching on Latin America, the Caribbean, and its people throughout the Americas, promote the interests of its diverse membership, and encourage civic engagement through network building and public debate.

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