BUENOS AIRES RAP

2015-05-31

Dynamic documentary exploring hip-hop culture's influence on Buenos Aires, Argentina and vice versa.

RESISTENCIA: THE FIGHT FOR THE AGUAN VALLEY

2015-05-31

Feature-length documentary on the Resistance to the 2009 coup in Honduras.

EL DIARIO DE AGUSTIN (Agustin's Newspaper)

2015-05-31

A multi-award winning documentary that questions the power of Chile's most influential newspaper.

Hip Hop Revolucion (Documentary)

Our friends at Alborada Films are asking for support on a new documentary they are making called 'Hip Hop Revolucion'

STORM IN THE ANDES

2015-03-21

Barbican Josefin grew up in Sweden hearing a family myth about how her Peruvian aunt, Augusta, died in armed struggle for poor people in Peru.

Los abrazos del rio (The embrace of the river)

2013-10-19

A beautiful and haunting documentary about life on the Magdelena, the largest river in Colombia. Dir. Nicolas Rincon Gille, 2010, 73 minutes. Screened in association with Alborada Net.

Growing Change: A Journey Inside 'Food Revolution

2013-10-19

Growing Change follows the filmmaker's journey to understand why current food systems leave hundreds of millions of people in hunger. Simon Cunich, 2011, 60 minutes . Part of Movimientos and Alborada Films documentary screenings afternoon.

La batalla de Chile (The Battle of Chile - Part 1, the Insurrection of the Bourgeoisie)

2013-10-19

"The Battle of Chile" is a fresco which shows, step by step, the acts that shook the world. Patricio Guzman, 1975, 96 minutes. Part of Movimientos and Alborada Films documentary screenings afternoon.

Alborada Films & Chile 40 Network

2013-07-12

Roberto Navarrete from Alborada Films will be showing exclusive clips from his upcoming documentary on the Chilean student movement. Victor Figueroa-Clark and Maria Vasquez-Aguilar will give talks about Salvador Allende and the Chile 40 network as well.

AND THE RIVER FLOWS ON

2012-11-16

Since 2003 the Mexican government has been trying to build the LA PAROTA hydroelectric dam. If built, it will flood several communities south of Acapulco. The campesinos who have resisted this project show us their lives, work and love for the land in AND THE RIVER FLOWS ON.

Suarez Gold

2012-10-19

Film 'Suarez Gold' at 8pm plus Q&A with Minority Rights Group - A film following the Afro-Colombian community of La Toma's brave and sometimes deadly struggle to prevent the invasion of mining companies and defend their ancestral livelihoods at all costs. Hosted by Pablo Navarrete (Alborada Films) with Emma Eastwood (Minority Rights).

Homage - Community - Protest: Three Short Films on Chile

Three glimpses of Chile in 2011. Originally made as a video blog for The New Statesmen, "3 Short Films About Chile" is a trilogy that hinges around the recent momentous student protest movement; the occupations, marches, demonstrations, street actions and web activism and its tremendous impact on the country's political life, as they denounce the most highly privatised education system in the world, and demand the return of free public education.

Esperando El Tsunami

After months of hard work and collaboration, upcoming independent filmmaker Vincent Moon and TransFolk duo Lulacruza have unveiled their latest creation, ESPERANDO EL TSUNAMI. A traveling visual album that lies in between music and cinema, Esperando el Tsunami (translated: Waiting for the Tsunami) is a quest for the sounds and people of present-day Colombia, in a continuous improvisation by the filmmaker and musicians as they composed and created on the road.

Bananas

The documentary by Fredrik Gertten sheds new light on the global politics of food. Follow the breathtaking case of 12 Nicaraguan banana workers as they tackle the Dole food company in a lawsuit that questions the use of a banned pesticide known to cause sterility

A Vida No Ritmo (Life in the Rhythm)

A soulful portrayal of the significance of music to the people of Rio de Janeiro. It was shot by Rio Film School students in the streets and recording studios; from the beaches, to downtown, to the favelas. The film covers a variety of subcultures and genres, from Favela Funk to AfroReggae. It's since been screened widely at festivals and events across the UK and Brazil, including the London World Film Festival, Movimientos Live and the BFI, and was accredited at the Cannes Short Film Corner 2011.

Gold Fever Cajamarca

The documentary depicts the communities' struggle against this powerful multinational.

Mama Choco

Mama Choco follows Paulina, a displaced mother of 26 children, in her quest to find a place that she and her family can call home in Cali, Colombia.

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26 April 2019

Son Yambu, Malavita, Makala & Jimmy Bidaurreta + Tropical Pressure London Launch

A night of Latin grooves with a contemporary edge down at the Hoot! Son Yambu present a modern take on the sound of authentic Cuban son, continuing the Buena Vista legacy and letting it sit firmly in the 21st century. With incredible Cuban musicians making up the band Son Yambu’s live set is an experience not to miss. Alongside them, Malavita and Makala & Jimmy Bidaurreta will be getting the party started on stage, melding Latin influences with some funk and bass to get things going. Tropical Pressure DJs will also be on hand to launch their festival in London alongside Makala connecting the dots with a mix of tropical sounds, from classic to modern, across genres - get ready to dance!

3 May 2019

Shika Shika London Showcase

Shika Shika have been making waves around the world since their foundation in 2015, exploring the lines between organic and electronic music inspired by the meeting of folk tradition and contemporary production. Movimientos are extremely excited to welcome some of this borderless collective for their debut London showcase!

5 May 2019

Cinco De Mayo

Celebrating Cinco De Mayo with a mix of international live music, female mariachis, DJs, traditional dance, food and decor with a Mexican twist! Candeleros are flying in from Madrid with their modern twist on psychedelic cumbia and afro-latin rhythms alongside female-fronted mariachi duo Las Guadalupes and Jari Castillo. DJs Coco Maria, Gypsy Box and Cal Jader will be bringing the vibes from the decks throughout out the day, and with traditional dance from Mestizo Folklore and Atlachinolli Aztec Dance, this is set to be an almighty fiesta.

11 May 2019

Manzana Tropical + Kit Sebastian + Mambo Chick + Cal Jader + Chonta DJ

Movimientos is back at Brixton’s legendary Hootananny with a stellar lineup of live tropical music! Having been making the rounds on London’s live circuit for years, Manzana Tropical will be presenting their full fat Peruvian Cumbia with an Amazonian twist, alongside fresh Mr Bongo signing Kit Sebastian with their melting pot of Jazz-tinged sounds from around the globe. Keeping things moving before and after, France’s Mambo Chick will be at the decks alongside our very own DJ Cal Jader.