The Latin American Film Center, Inc. is a nonprofit organization which aims to develop a film center in New York City that will be:
a showcase for first-run, classic, documentary and experimental films from and about Latin America and the Caribbean
a center for research on the history of film, filmmaking and the film industry in the region
the core of a program of cultural outreach to New York area communities that have ties to that region
a nexus uniting far-flung academic circles engaged in the examination of a range of moving image studies.
The development of the Latin American Film Center will involve building and establishing a single site a theater of two to four screens, a conference room, a film archive and research facilities. Check out our preliminary architectural design below!