The Guadalajara International Film Festival is one of the most important film festivals in Latin America. The festival also known as FICG (Festival Internacional de Cine en Guadalajara in Spanish) takes place annually in Guadalajara, Mexico, and showcases a diverse selection of films from Mexico, Latin America, and the rest of the world.
The festival was first held in 1986 and has since become a platform for both established and emerging filmmakers to showcase their work. In addition to film screenings, the festival also includes industry events, workshops, and conferences, making it an important meeting point for film industry professionals.
FICG has been instrumental in promoting Mexican and Latin American cinema, and has helped to launch the careers of many successful filmmakers. The festival’s program, screenings time / venues, FAQ, etc. is present in the festival’s link website. See details below, under “Event Related Information” section.