UPCOMING SCREENINGS

 

Lima Film Festival

August 10 @ 9:45PM
Sala Roja (CCPUCP)

August 11 @8PM
Cineplanet Primavera
Lima, Peru

 

 

PAST SCREENINGS

 

 

500 YEARS inaugurates the “Caravan of Arab and Ibero American Women’s Films”
from the Cairo International Women’s Film Festival
July 25 @ 7PM
 Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Oaxaca

July 28 @ 4PM
San Juan Evangelista Analco
Oaxaca, Mexico

 

 

 

 

500 YEARS at Imaginatorio Cooperative
June 28 @ 7PM
at
Imaginatorio Cooperative
FREE

 

 

 

500 YEARS – Pueblo Click
June 30 @ 5PM
at
Salón de Conferencias, Hotel Tolimán
FREE 

 

 

June 15 @ 5PM
Cinemateca Distrital
Colombia, Bogotá

 

MEXICO

MICA 2018 – Masterclass Paco de Onís & Pamela Yates – 500 YEARS
June 8 @ 6PM (Masterclass) – 7:30PM (Film)
Cineteca Nacional
Mexico City, Mexico
FREE w/ RSVP

 

FRANCE

“Weekend of Cinema from the Caribbean and Central America”
June 9 @14h30
at
Cinema 21
Paris, France
“Resistance Saga Trilogy: 35 years, 3 films, one story”
(When the Mountains Tremble, Granito, 500 YEARS)
May 24, 25 & 26 @19hrs
at
Auditorium of the Museum of Memory 

 

 

 

May 27 @ 5PM
at
Casa de Arte 
Panajachel, Guatemala
Protagonist and mayan activist, Andrea Ixchíu, will be present for a post-screening discussion

 

 

 

NISGUA Screening of 500 YEARS
May 30 @ 6:30PM

at
The New Parkway
Oakland, California
Post-screening conversation to follow

 

 

 

 

GUATEMALA

Revista Entre Mundos
24 de Mayo @ 3PM
at
Revista Entre Mundos
Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
Free with comp ticket

 

 

 

“After the Genocide”
May 10 @ 4PM
At
UCLA – Haines 39
Round table: 1:30PM – 3:45PM
Dr. Irma Alicia Velásquez Nimatuj (outgoing Mellon Visiting Professor at Duke University) protagonist in the film will be in attendance as a guest speaker along with Dr. Marta Elena Casaus Arzú (Distinguished Professor at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)

 

 

 

500 YEARS at NYU
Monday, April 23 @5PM
King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, Auditorium
53 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012
The screening will be followed by a discussion with Director Pamela Yates and Producer Paco de Onís.

 

 

Film Fest DC
Justice Matters Awards Category
April 22 @ 6PM
Landmark’s E Street Cinema

Director Pamela Yates and Producer Paco de Onís in conversation with Jo-Marie Burt (moderator) Professor George Mason University and senior fellow Washington Office on Latin America; Adriana Beltran, Director for Citizen Security, WOLA; and representative from International Mayan League-USA (TBA)

 

CLACPI Indigenous Film Showcase 
Saturday, April 21 @ 5PM
King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, Auditorium
53 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012
Protagonist Andrea Ixchíu in person for a Q&A after the screening
FREE with RSVP

 

 

It’s All True Festival – 23 International Documentary Film Festival

“When the Mountains Tremble”, “Granito” and “500 YEARS” to play throughout the festival
in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro

When Mountains Tremble
April 13 – 3pm – IMS / Moreira Salles Institute  SP
April 17 – 11am – SESC  New Venue –  SP
April 13 – 6pm – IMS – RJ

Granito
April 15 – 3pm – IMS –  SP
April 18 – 11am – Sesc – SP
April 13 – 8pm – IMS – RJ

500 Years
April 17 – 3 pm – IMS  –  SP
April 18 – 1 pm – Sesc – SP
April 14 – 4 pm – IMS – RJ

Debate 
April 18 – 3pm – Sesc – SP
April 14 – 6pm – IMS –  RJ

*Director Pamela Yates and Producer Paco de Onis in attendance

 

 

 

 

 

MultiCultural Center, UCSB
April 13 @ 6PM
Multicultural Center, USCB
Q&A w/ film protagonist Irma Alicia Velásquez Nimatuj

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

USF Human Rights Film Festival
Presentation Theater
2350 Turk St,
San Francisco, CA 94118
April 6 @ 6:45pm
Protagonist Andrea Ixchíu in attendance
Free and open to the public

 

 

 

100 The Grove Dr,
Los Angeles, CA 90036
April 5 @ 7:00pm
Director Pamela Yates, Producer Paco de Onís & Protagonist Irma Alicia Velásquez Nimatuj in attendance
FREE with RSVP

 

 

 

USC School of Cinematic Arts
Ray Stark Theatre – USC
April 3, @ 7:00pm
Director Pamela Yates and Producer Paco de Onis in attendance
FREE with RSVP

 

 

 

 

Common Experience at Texas State University
Tuesday
, March 27 – 6:00PM – 9:00PM
Alkek Teaching Theater
Film Screening + Discussion with Director Pamela Yates and Producer Paco de Onís

Wednesday, March 28 – 12:30PM – 1:50PM
Evans Liberal Arts 116
* Documentary Filmmaking Workshop

 

 

 

Human Rights Human Wrongs Documentary Film Festival, Oslo
Friday, March 9 – 5:30PM
Tancred, Cinamateket
Sunday, March 11, – 8:15PM
Lillebil, Cinemateket
Oslo, Norway

*Debate at DEBATTSCENEN, CINEMATEKET after the screening on March 9th: Guatemala’s “Peace”?
Pamela Yates, Paco de Onís, and Andrea Ixchíu in attendance

 

 

March 17- 4PM
Cinemateca Union
March 18 – 9PM
Cinema Muzeul Țăranului

 

 

Luxor African Film Festival March 18, 10AM
*Editor Peter Kinoy in attendance for a Q&A after the screening

Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival
Fairhaven College Auditorium
Bellingham, Washington
Thursday, February 22 – 7PM 

FREE

Isenberg School of Management
Room: 137
UMass Amherst Campus
February 28, 2018 @ 7:30pm
FREE

 

 Melbourne Transitions Film Festival
Cinema Nova
380 Lygon St Carlton
February 23 @ 8:45pm
Get Tickets here

Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival
Fairhaven College Auditorium
Bellingham, Washington
Thursday, February 22 – 7PM 

FREE

Isenberg School of Management
Room: 137
UMass Amherst Campus
February 28, 2018 @ 7:30pm
FREE

 

 Melbourne Transitions Film Festival
Cinema Nova
380 Lygon St Carlton
February 23 @ 8:45pm
Get Tickets here

 

 

 

500 YEARS – GUATEMALA TOUR

National Premiere of 500 YEARS in Quetzaltenango

Wednesday, January 24 – 7PM

Teatro Roma
Quetzaltenango, Guatemala

Capital City Premiere in Guatemala City
Thursday & Friday, January 25 & 26 – 7PM

Cine Lux
6a. Ave. 11-02 zona 1
Guatemala City, Guatemala

Totonicapán Premiere

Saturday, January 27 – 7PM

Teatro Municipal
Totonicapán, Guatemala

Nebaj, Quiché
Sunday, January 28 

Salquil Grande, Nebaj
Monday, January 29

Cobán, Alta Verapaz
Wednesday, January 31st
Convento de Santo Domingo

San Cristóbal Verapaz
Thursday, February 1

*The protagonists in the film, Andrea Ixchíu and Irma Alicia Velásquez Nimatuj, will join Pamela Yates (Director), Paco de Onís (Producer), and Peter Kinoy (Editor) on the tour to participate in Q&As following the screenings. More details coming soon in early 2018.

Zeitgeist Multi-disciplinary Arts Center

Friday, January 12-18
At Zeitgeist
1618  Oretha Castle 
Haley Blvd. NOLA 70113

Montclair Film – Theatrical Premiere

Friday, December 15, 7:30PM – *With Editor Peter Kinoy in attendance for a Q&A
Saturday, December 16, 5:00PM & 7:30PM
Sunday, December 17, 3:30PM & 6:00PM

At Montclair, New Jersey

Investors Bank Film & Media Center
505 Bloomfield Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042

Sedona International Film Festival event
Thursday, December 14 – 4PM & 7PM
At Mary D. Fisher Theatre
2030 W. Hwy. 89A
West Sedona, Arizona

Jean Cocteau Cinema

Friday, December 8 – 2:15PM
Saturday, December 9 – 12:15PM
Sunday, December 10 – 12:15PM
Wednesday, December 13 – 2:15PM
Thursday, December 14 – 2:15PM

At Jean Cocteau Cinema
418 Montezuma Ave Santa Fe,
NM 87501
USA  

Costa Rica Festival Internacional de Cine

December 10 – 12PM
At Teatro 1887
Calle 11A, entre Avenida 3 y Avenida 7
San José, Costa Rica

December 14 – 8PM

At Teatro de La Aduana Barrio Escalante

Costado sur de la Antigua Aduana,
150 metros al norte del Cine Magaly
San José, Costa Rica

 

Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano
December 8 – 17
At Havana, Cuba

Medico International
Monday, December 11 – 7PM
In Attendance: Miguel Mörth, human rights lawyer
At ACUD Cinema
Veteranenstraße 21, 10119
Berlin, Germany

Human Rights Film Festival

Sunday, December 10 – 11:30AM

In Attendance: Miguel Mörth, human rights lawyer

At RiffRaff

Neugasse 57-63, 8005
Zurich, Switzerland

Bronx Documentary Center

Monday, December 4 – 6:30 PM

In attendance: Pamela Yates, Director, Paco de Onís, Producer, Cesar Yoc

At Bronx Documentary Center

614 Courtlandt Ave,
Bronx, New York 10451

Centre national de l’audiovisuel (CNA)

Wednesday, December 6 – 7:30PM

At Centre national de l’audiovisuel

1B rue du Centenaire, 3475
Dudelange, Luxembourg

IX Mostra Itinerant de Cine | Vídeo Indígena

Wednesday, November 29 – 7PM

At Aragó Cinema

Avinguda del Port, 1, 46021
Valencia, Spain

Thursday, November 30 – 7PM

At Museu de Belles Arts

Av. dels Germans Bou, 28, 12003
Castelló de la Plana,
Castelló, Spain

Friday, December 1 – 7PM

At Edificio Municipal El Claustro

Calle Labradores, 6, 03002
Alicante, Spain

IX Mostra Itinerant de Cine | Vídeo Indígena

Wednesday, November 29 – 7PM

At Aragó Cinema

Avinguda del Port, 1, 46021
Valencia, Spain

Thursday, November 30 – 7PM

At Museu de Belles Arts
Av. dels Germans Bou, 28, 12003
Castelló de la Plana,
Castelló, Spain

HumanDoc Festival

Sunday, November 26  4PM

At Kinoteka Muliplex Palace of Culture and Science,

plac Defilad 1, 00-901
Warszawa, Poland

Tokyo – Sophia University

Monday, November 13 – 5:00PM

At Sophia University 

Screening dates & other details, coming soon. 

“Indigenous Showcase” at Northwest Film Forum

Saturday, November 4 – 5PM

In attendance: Pamela Yates, Director, Paco de Onís, Producer

At Northwest Film Forum

1515 12th Ave,
Seattle WA 98122
   

Slobodna Zona / Free Zone Film Festival

Saturday, November 4 – 7:30PM

In attendance: Peter Kinoy, Editor

At 13 Belgrade Free Zone Film Festival

Belgrade, Serbia

Minneapolis Premiere at “Truth, Trials, and Memory: An Accounting of Transitional Justice in El Salvador and Guatemala”

Thursday, November 2 – 7:00PM

In attendance: Pamela Yates, Director, Paco de Onís, Producer, Protagonist, Irma Alicia Velásquez Nimatuj

At St. Anthony Main Theatre

115 SE Main Street,
Minneapolis, MN 55414

NW Film Center – Theatrical Premiere

Saturday, October 28 – 6:30pm In attendance: Pamela Yates, Director

Sunday, October 29 – 7:00pm In attendance: Pamela Yates, Director

At NW Film Center Whitsell Auditorium

1219 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

Ambulante Colombia

Ruta Santanderes Saturday, October 14 – 7PM

At Casa Rural de la Cultural

Socorro – Morros – Colombia

Tuesday, October 17 – 6:30PM

At Casa de la Cultura Emilio Pradilla

Barichara – Colombia

Saturday, October 21 – 6:30PM

At Museo Casa Natal del General Santander V

illa del Rosario – Colombia

24 Festival Internacional de Cine de Valdivia / Muestra Cine+Video Indígena

Saturday, October 14 – 2:00PM

At Cine Club Universidad Austral de Chile

Independencia 641, Valdivia,
Región de los Ríos, Chile

Madrid Theatrical Opening

Friday, Oct. 13 at 7:30PM
Saturday, Oct. 14 at 8:30PM
Sunday, Oct. 15 at 8:30PM
Monday, Oct. 16 at 8:00PM
Tuesday, Oct. 17 at 9:30PM
Wednesday, Oct. 18 at 8:30PM

At Cineteca Madrid 

Plaza de Legazpi, 8 28045
Madrid, Spain

24 Festival Internacional de Cine de Valdivia / Muestra Cine+Video Indígena

Friday, October 13 – 1:30PM

At Cine Club Universidad Austral de Chile

Independencia 641, Valdivia,
Región de los Ríos, Chile

Ojo al Sancocho Festival

Opening Night Thursday, October 7, 6PM

*Protagonist, Andrea Ixchíu, in attendance for a post-screening discussion

At Sala de Cine Potocine

Barrio Potosí,
Ciudad Bolívar,
Colombia (Calle 81 sur #42 – 3)

Wednesday, October 11  5PM *Protagonist in attendance Centro de Memoria,

Paz y Reconciliación
(Carrera 19b #24 – 86) *Free admission

Friday, October 13, 4PM*Protagonist in attendance

Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano
(Cra 4 # 22- 61) – Auditorio Aula Máxima ubicado en el módulo 1er piso, *Free admission

AFI Latin American Film Festival

Sunday, October 1, 2017 – 4:45PM

At AFI SILVER THEATRE AND CULTURAL CENTER

8633 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, Maryland

28th Annual One World Film Festival

Friday, September 29, 2017 

Q&A w/ Director Pamela Yates

At Saint Paul University – Amphitheatre

223 Main St.,
Ottawa, CAN

Impugning Impunity – Alba’s Human Rights Documentary Film Festival 

Friday, September 22, 2017 – 6PM

At DCTV – Downtown Community Television Center

87 Lafayette St # 3,
New York, NY 10013

San Diego Theatrical Opening

September 8 – 14, 2017

At Digital Gym Cinema

MEDIA ARTS CENTER SAN DIEGO
San Diego, California

Los Angeles Theatrical Openings
July 28 – August 3, 2017
Join us starting Friday for the Los Angeles theatrical release of 500 YEARS, July 28th through Thursday, Aug. 3rd, at the Laemmle Monica Film Center in Santa Monica and the Laemmle Playhouse 7 in Pasadena. Q&As with Director Pamela Yates will take place on Friday 7/28 and Sunday 7/30 at the 7:10PM show in Santa Monica and Saturday 7/29 at the 7:00PM show in Pasadena.

Laemmle will also offer a special screening over the weekend of the the Guatemalan trilogy— The Resistance Saga with “When the Mountains Tremble” at 11:20AM, “Granito: How to Nail a Dictator” at 11:00AM, and 500 YEARS at 10:45AM. The filmmakers will be at the Santa Monica location on Saturday and Pasadena on Sunday to introduce each film and hold a joint Q&A after the 500 YEARS screenings.

At Laemmle’s Monica Film Center in Santa Monica
And at Laemmle’s Playhouse 7 in Pasadena
Los Angeles, California

The Traverse City Film Festival
July 26, 2017 at 12:00 PM

At Milliken at the Dennos Museum
Traverse City, Michigan

July 27, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Screening is followed by a conversation
with director Pamela Yates.

At the Old Town Playhouse
Traverse City, Michigan

New York Theatrical Opening
July 12 -18, 2017
At 12:30 PM2:40 PM5:05 PM7:35 PM There will be a Q&A with director Pamela Yates after the 7:35 PM screenings Wednesday the 12th through Saturday the 15th. On Sunday, IFC will host a special screening of the Resistance Saga, and the Q&A with director will take place after the 5:05 PM screening. At the IFC Center New York City, New YorkThe Nantucket Film Festival
June 24, 2017 at 3:45 PM Screening is co-presented by Facing History and Ourselves and is followed by a conversation with director Pamela Yates, subject Irma Alicia Velásquez Nimatuj, and Marc Skvirsky of Facing History and Ourselves. At the White Heron Theatre Nantucket, Massachusetts   The Human Rights Watch Film Festival  June 13, 2017 at 9:00 PM An encore presentation of 500 YEARS, followed by a Q&A with filmmakers, Pamela Yates and Peter Kinoy, and the Mayan women leaders featured in the film, Irma Alicia Velásquez Nimatuj and Andrea Ixchíu

At the IFC Center
New York City, USAThe Resistance Saga at the Lincoln Center 
June 11, 2017 at 1:30 PM
A special event featuring Skylight’s Guatemala Trilogy followed by a Q&A with filmmakers and the Mayan women leaders featured in 500 YEARS. The night will end with a concert by Mayan singer Sara Curruchich. All for $20.

At the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s Walter Reade Theater
New York City, USA

Special Screening of Skylight’s Guatemala Trilogy at the International Film Festival on Human Rights in Buenos Aires WHEN THE MOUNTAINS TREMBLE
June 1, 2017 at 7:00 PM
At Cine Cosmos
Buenos Aires, Argentina

GRANITO: HOW TO NAIL A DICTATOR
June 2, 2017 at 9:00 PM
At Cine Cosmos
Buenos Aires, Argentina

500 YEARS
June 3, 2017 at 4:00 PM 
At Gaumont Cinema
June 4, 2017 at 6:00 PM 
At the Cultural Center of Memory Haroldo Conti
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Seattle International Film Festival
May 25, 2017 at 6:00 PM
Screening followed by discussion with filmmakers, Pamela Yates and Paco de Onís.

May 26, 2017 at 3:15 PM
Screening followed by discussion with filmmakers, Pamela Yates and Paco de Onís.

At the Cinema Uptown Seattle, Washington

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival
April 6, 2017 at 4:20 PM

At the Durham Convention Center,
Cinema 4 Durham, North Carolina

The Ashland Independent Film Festival
April 8, 2017 at 3:30 PM

At the Historic Ashland Armory
Ashland, Oregon

International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights (Geneva)

March 11, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Creative Documentaries Competition

At Grütli – Salle Simon
Geneva, Switzerland

The Resistance Saga at DocHouse

March 12, 2017 at 2:00 PM

Special screening of the Guatemalan Trilogy by Pamela Yates followed by a Q&A with filmmakers and Andrea Ixchíu, Mayan activist and 500 YEARS’ protagonist.

At the Bertha DocHouse
London, UK Human Rights Watch Film Festival

March 14, 2017 at 6:15 PM

Screening followed by discussion with filmmaker Pamela Yates and Andrea Ixchíu, Mayan activist and 500 YEARS protagonist.

At the Barbican Theatre – Cinema 2
London, UK

ThoughtWorks Presents: 500 YEARS

March 15, 2017 at 6:00 PM

Screening followed by discussion with filmmaker Pamela Yates and Andrea Ixchíu, Mayan activist and 500 YEARS protagonist.

At ThoughtWorks London
London, UK

International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights (Geneva)

Geneva Premiere, March 19, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Screening followed by discussion with filmmakers and Andrea Ixchíu, Mayan activist and 500 YEARS protagonist.

At the Théâtre – Espace Pitoëff
Geneva, Switzerland WORLD PREMIERE

Sundance Film Festival
January 24, 2017 at 6:00 PM At the Temple Theatre
January 25, 2017 at 11:45 AM At the Prospector Square Theatre, Park City
January 26, 2017 at 6:00 PM At the Sundance Mountain Resort
January 27, 2017 at 3:00 PM At the Broadway Centre Cinema 6, SLC
January 28, 2017 at 6:30 PM At the Redstone Cinema 1, Park City