¡VAMOS! Festival Film Season: Revolución + After Party with The Funky Butt Club (2010)

Part of the ¡VAMOS! Festival 2011: Film Season

Director: Various
Certificate: Unknown
Format: Unknown
Language: Spanish (English subtitles)

Ten directors at the forefront of Mexican cinema, including Gael García Bernal, join together to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Mexican revolution in 10 short films.

Screening supported by the Hatton Gallery as part of Revolution On Paper exhibition & the Mexican Embassy in London

+ After Party with The Funky Butt Club goes Latin after the film! (from about 9.30pm)

Funky Butt Club goes Latin playing upbeat retro dance tunes from the Caribbean, latino New York and Latin America!

Please note ticket prices are:

£7/£5 for Film + Funky Butt ClubOR £5/£3.50 just for the filmOR Tickets on the door £3 just Funky Butt Club from 9.15ishBUY TICKETS IN ADVANCE FOR THE WHOLE NIGHT £6 from here


…Showcasing some of the best and unseen recent films from Latin America:

Thu 9 June, 7.30pm: Gigante (2009, Dir. Pablo Stoll, URUGUAY)

Thu 16 June, 7.30pm: Birdwatchers (2008, Dir. Maros Bechis, BRAZIL) + DISCUSSION!

Sat 25 June, 7.30pm: Revolucion (2010, Dir - various, MEXICO) + FUNKY BUTT PARTY!

Thu 30 June, 7.30pm: Abel (2010, Dir. Diego Luna, MEXICO)

This film season featured in the GUARDIAN! Here

Other films in the ¡VAMOS! Festival 2011: Film Season:


Film: ¡Vamos! Festival Film Season: Gigante (Uruguay) (2009)

9 Jun 2011, 7:30 p.m.

Part of the very exciting new wave from Uruguay, winner of the best first feature film and the Silver Bear awards at the very prestigious Berlin Film Festival, this is a gorgeous comedy about a security guard in a supermarket.


Film: ¡Vamos! Festival Film Season: Birdwatchers + After Film Discussion (2008)

16 Jun 2011, 7:30 p.m.

The stunningly beautiful and moving film explores the uneasy relationships formed between the indigenous Guarani peoples and landowners in Mato Grosso Do Sul, Southern Brazil. Followed by a discussion with Fiona Watson, Campaigns Director Survival International & Jared Bowers.


Film: ¡Vamos! Festival Film Season: Abel (Mexico) (2010)

30 Jun 2011, 7:30 p.m.

First film from Diego Luna, actor in Y Tu Mama Tambien and Milk, this film was selected by the London Film Festival this year, and gathered incredible reviews internationally. This is a very touching comedy-drama about a young 9 year-old who lives in a fantasy world.