NYC premiere of CoLAB alumnus Juan Daniel Molero’s “Videophilia (and Other Viral Syndromes” Feb 27


Nominated for Best First Film at the 6th Annual Cinema Tropical Awards PillsVideophilia (and Other Viral Syndromes) Order  will have its NYC premiere this Saturday, February  27th at 7pm, at Museum of the Moving Image. The screening will be followed by a Q&A session with director Juan Daniel Molero, an alumnus of the UnionDocs Collaborative Studio.

This screening is a part of the 2016 Cinema Tropical Festival presented with the Museum of the Moving Image.

Videophilia (And Other Viral Syndromes) OFFICIAL TRAILER from Tiempo Libre Studio .

    Videophilia (and Other Viral Syndromes) follows Luz, a teenage misfit from Lima who meets online Junior, a weird slacker who is obsessed with conspiracy theories, Mayan prophecies of the end of the world, and underground porn. They try to hook up in the real life but supernatural events start to unfold. Set in Lima, Juan Daniel F. Molero’s exhilarating debut fiction film is a playful mashup of internet cafes, slackers, not-so-innocent schoolgirls, amateur porn, Google Glass, acid trips, and guinea pigs as extras in an exorcism.

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Cinema Tropical is the leading presenter of Latin American cinema in the U.S.

Founded in 2001 with the mission of distributing, programming and promoting what was to become the biggest boom of Latin American cinema in decades, CT brought U.S. audiences some of the first screening of films such asAmores Perros and Y Tu Mamá También.

Through a diversity of programs and initiatives, CT is thriving as a dynamic and groundbreaking 501(c)(3) non-profit media arts organization experimenting in the creation of better and more effective strategies for the distribution and exhibition of foreign cinema in this country.