The protagonists and fans of the seventh art will soon gather in one of the best tourist destinations in the world. The tenth edition of the Los Cabos International Film Festival will be held from November 9th to the 13th. During this week, you will be able to enjoy a variety of film and social events in Los Cabos. In addition to film screenings, discussion panels, and workshops that are held by film industry stars and award-winning experts, there are also big parties with Hollywood stars.
Although most of the activities take place in the evening, there are also some in the morning. You can organize your day by enjoying the tourist attractions in Los Cabos and attending your favorite Los Cabos events. The cost of entry varies depending on the quota and where they are executed. Highlights include the Sunset Mona Lisa and Acre restaurants, as well as several bars and nightclubs.
Last year, the Los Cabos film fest was held online as a precaution due to the pandemic. Therefore, this year a great celebration is expected as the cinema festival return to live shows and events.
In 2012, the Los Cabos Film Fest was created to unify the best filmmakers in North America. The first one was attended by great personalities, including Edward Norton, Matt Dillon, Melissa Lo, and Octavia Spencer. Due to the excellent organizations and tourist attractions in Los Cabos, this film festival has become more adept year after year. From an attendance of 5,000 people in its inaugural year, it has grown to more than 15,000 attendees in the most recent years.
Throughout its history, it has counted on the presence of famous film directors such as Guillermo Arriaga. He has also brought together great actors such as Robert De Niro, Ewan McGregor, Nicole Kidman, Monica Bellucci, Reese Witherspoon, Jared Leto, Diego Luna, and Gael García.
This international film festival offers a wide variety of genres and diverse events. From elegant functions in the main cinemas with the best cocktail bar to projections on the beach. In addition, an initiative called “Cinema for All” is being carried out, which consists of presenting films in public places at no cost to bring the culture of cinema closer to locals.
The festival has a section called “After Dark,” showcasing horror, suspense, and science fiction films for all the horror and thriller fanatics. Of course, these presentations take place late in the evening and at night.
Like every good film festival, Los Cabos awards the best filmmakers and films in different categories. A jury of experts from the film industry selects the best films from Mexico, the United States, and Canada. In addition, there is a competition called “Mexico First”, in which only the films of the host country compete.
This competition promotes many independent films, highlighting low-budgeted but high-quality creations that deserve to be seen. Of course, public opinion also counts, as cinema is made for the viewer's delight. For this reason, this international film festival has an audience choice award. Vote for your favorite movie!
All celebrities attending the Los Cabos Film Festival are placed in the spotlight when they walk the red carpet. Watch the best-known filmmakers up close as they strut the red carpet, just like in Hollywood. Award galas and parties are the most anticipated Los Cabos events.
The great nightlife in Los Cabos is the perfect setting for elegant cocktails and luxury dinners. In addition to having fun, there are important meeting points for professionals in the film industry. Actors, writers, producers, famous film directors... You never know, one of these gatherings may have the next blockbuster.
Schedule your Los Cabos vacation as soon as possible and be a part of this great event. The Los Cabos International Film Festival is the ideal reason to visit this incredible destination and enjoy it like a superstar.