The second annual CreArte Expo Latino Short Film Awards will take place in Matamoros, Mexico and Brownsville, Texas. We want to encourage, support and honor emerging Latino Filmmakers and films that have Latino themes. We accept all genres – Sci-Fi, fantasy, horror, animation anddocumentaries. We want to honor filmmakers whose works exemplify originality, diversity andcreativity.
In addition, the 1st Annual CreArte Life Achievement Filmmaker Award will be presented at the ceremony. The recipient of this year’s award is Joaquin Cosio. One of Mexico’s greatest actors, Mr. Cosio has received 3 Arieles nominations in Mexico, performed in over 70 plays, 80 film andtelevision projects and is the author of 4 published books of poetry.