Güeros review – smart debut with a cheeky, eccentric dash

This moody and seductive black-and-white road movie from Mexico has won a string of festival awards. It’s a meandering, self-circling tale that never looks anything less than gorgeous Maybe there’s ...

Full AFI Festival Lineup And Schedule Unveiled

The American Film Institute announced today the films that will screen in the World Cinema, Breakthrough, Midnight, Shorts and Cinema’s Legacy programs at AFI Fest 2015 presented by Audi. AFI Fest ...

Interview: In 'Güeros' Dir. Alonso Ruizpalacios Rediscovered Mexico City Via a Unique Road Trip

Using one of the most cosmopolitan and complex cities in the world as his canvas, Mexican filmmaker Alonso Ruizpalacios has delivered an audaciously original story that delves into many unique aspects ...

Sprightly Gueros Follows the Kids Too Bored to Change the World

Sprightly Gueros Follows the Kids Too Bored to Change the World There's no reverie Alonso Ruizpalacios's Güeros can't shatter, no presumed truth it can't complicate, no expectation of closure it won't dash. Set in Mexico City during 1999's 292-day student strike ...

Five Questions with Güeros Director Alonso Ruizpalacios

Much like the counter-movement it depicts, Alonso Ruizpalacios’ Güeros is built upon a series of elements that slyly double back on one another. Smartphones in 1999, remnants of behind the scenes ...

Five Questions with Güeros Director Alonso Ruizpalacios

Much like the counter-movement it depicts, Alonso Ruizpalacios’ Güeros is built upon a series of elements that slyly double back on one another. Smartphones in 1999, remnants of behind the scenes ...