Inspire

Embrace

Empower

LADFF provides filmmakers, actors, and stories of diverse backgrounds with a place to showcase their voice without judgment or insincere reflection; free of stereotypes and degradation.

 

Our goal is to establish a true multicultural experience represented by the world’s independent film community. 

2020 OFFICIAL SELECTIONS

 

Know joke

herstory

 

home

Alliance of women directors

angels & demons

burn the wall

growing up

Mother Nature

forbidden love

we are not drowning

face the music

Short + feature

feature films

webseries

Meet the team

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SONJA MEREU

Festival Director

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ERIN STONE

Art Director 

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DARREN BUI

Technical Consultant

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NICHOLAS YBARRA

Program Director and

Host of Film Forward

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ERIC SEO

Editor

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MARISA HOPWOOD

Social Media Manager

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SETH ALMBERG

Community Engagement

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ANSLEM KENNEDY

Film Forward Producer

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HOLLIS MCLACHLAN

Festival Founder