DONTCALL2 The Vancouver Latin American Film Festival is proud to present the North American premiere of Don’t Call Me Son, the latest film by Anna Muylaert, which had its world premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival this year. DON'T CALL ME SON Mãe só há uma Brazil, 2016 Portuguese with English subtitles/ 82 min   ft_mujica_chavez Please join us for this special screening to launch our new ¡Activismo! series of films that directly address historical issues, social movements and political ideas from Latin America. PEPE MUJICA: LESSONS FROM THE FLOWERBED Germany/Uruguay, 2015 Spanish with English subtitles/ 94 min   unspecified-2 Never again will the film be seen with the combination of elements presented at the Vancouver Latin American Film Festival. “This film is a remarkable experience not soon forgotten.” Jason Gorber, Twitch Film HE HATED PIGEONS with live score by MORNING SHOW Canada/Chile, 2015 Spanish with English subtitles/ 80 min   571172098_640 In 2016, Embrace of the Serpent was the first Colombian film ever to be nominated to the Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film. “A visually mesmerizing exploration of man, nature and the destructive powers of colonialism.’’ Jordan Mintzer, The Hollywood Reporter EMBRACE OF THE SERPENT El abrazo de la serpiente Colombia, 2015 Cubeo, Huitoto, Wanano, Tikuna, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Catalan, Latin with English subtitles/ 125 min