During the year, VLAFF programming team watch films that are either submitted to the festival or our staff see in other events. The festival competition sections are New Directors & Short Films. Out of competitions sections in 2021 are: ¡Activismo!, International Hits, Indigenous Films, Celuloide, ¡Buñuel, Siempre!, Queer Latinx, VLAFF in High Schools, As of last year VLAFF created the first Work in Progress for Indigenous films.


Anne-Mary Mullen. Ernesto Diezmartinez. José Luis Cano. Amina Ferley. Karmella Benedito De Barros. Christian Sida. Dani Rodríguez. Kathleen Mullen. Valentina Acevedo. Luna Marán. Heitor Augusto. Gerardo Berrocal.