2018 Borderland Film Festival


Thursday, October 18
12:30 to 3:30pm Oasis Cinema

  • High School Students from Nogales and Rio Rico, Arizona will be showing films the they have made. Valeria Fernandez (Two Americans) and Genevieve Anderson (Dust-Wun) will be on hand to speak to the students about film making and give some remarks of the Student works6:00pm     Welcome Reception at The Americana Hotel, Nogales Arizona Meet and Greet, Cocktails and Botanas8:00pm     Transportation to the border to cross over to the Museo de Arte in Nogales Sonora for the Opening Ceremony8:30pm     Opening Ceremony and Movie Screening on the Terrace of the Museum. Beer, Wine and Tequila. Botanas and Palomitas.“Cantinflas vs Carlie Chaplin”
    Por mis Pistolas – Modern Times
    Ahi Esta el detaile with opening remarks by Bob Fineman, Mexican Movie Historian.


Friday, October 19
12:00pm Oasis Cinema

12:30pm Dust-Wun(TRAILER, 2018) Genevieve Anderson Too Loud a Solitude (Feature Sample 2007)

1:00pm Two Americans (2012)
Q & A after with Valeria Fernandez – 95mins

2:40pm Profundo Carmesi (1996)– 1hr 45min

4:20 pm Lucky U Ranch (2015)– 1hr 24min
Q & A after with Doug Raine Producer

4:20pm Lucky U Ranch (2015)– 1hr 24min
Q & A after with Doug Raine Producer

5:45pm Casi Treinta (Almost Thirty) Directed by Alejandro Sugich 1hr 36min

8:00pm Gala at Holler and Saunders
590 West International Street Nogales AZ

11:00pm to 3:00am After Party, Fray Marcos de Niza Bar


Saturday October 20

A simultaneous projection on both sides of the border fence where Calle Obregon meets the fence on the Mexican Side and where West Street meets the border on the US side.

Back to Back Screening of “El Norte” a dramatic border crossing involving Central American Immigrants.

10:00pm to 11:00pm After the Film MUSIC MIGRATION/MIGACION de MUSICA will commence with music groups on both sides of the border jamming simultaneous International Sets.

The border is an enigma that everyone thinks they have the answer to… but unless you live here or visit here in real time you don’t know what it’s really all about... come experience!