Welcome to the 16th Cine Las Americas International Film Festival!

The 16th Cine Las Americas International Film Festival runs April 16-21, 2013 in Austin, Texas. The Cine Las Americas Participant badge and the Film Pass grant the holder preferred access to all film screenings at the festival, including opening and closing night.


Registration, Participant Badges and Film Passes

If you are a participating filmmaker, festival sponsor or a member of the media looking for accreditation, please make sure to visit our Registration Page to learn how to get proper credentials for the event.

If you are a Member of Cine Las Americas, you will receive timely information regarding how to use your Membership Benefits and attend the festival. Depending on membership level, Cine Las Americas members receive discounts and free benefits. [Learn more about Membership Benefits]

If you are an audience member and want to purchase a Film Pass, you can do so on-line through Brown Paper Tickets, or you can buy it in person at the registration window. Film Passes are $80 and grant access to all festival screenings including opening and closing nights. Please see the times and locations listed below for more information.

General inquiries can be directed to cine(@)cinelasamericas.org



Badge and Film Pass pick up times and locations:

Opening Day Registration

Where: Stateside Theatre at the Paramount

When: Tuesday April 16 from 12PM to 8PM

Late Registration

Where: Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center (MACC)

When: Wednesday April 17 from 12PM to 7PM; Thursday April 18 - Friday April 19 from 2PM to 6PM


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If you are a participating filmmaker or a member of the media, and wish to obtain accreditation for the event, please visit our registration page.



Participant and Film Pass Policy

• The Participant badge and the Film Pass grant the holder access to all festival screenings.

• A Participant badge or Film Pass alone will not get you into a film. Individual tickets for each film must be picked up at least one hour before each screening at the venue where the film is screened (Stateside Theatre or Alamo Village).

• Tickets  will be allocated on a first come – first served basis until inventory runs out.

• Tickets for each day's screenings are available for pickup the day of the screening only.

• Only one ticket per screening per badge or pass holder can be picked up.

• Ticket pick up hours are:

  • Tuesday April 16 from 12PM to 8PM (Stateside)
  • Wednesday April 17 from 12PM to 9:30PM (Alamo Village)
  • Thursday April 18 - Friday April 19 12PM to 9:30PM (Stateside and Alamo Village)
  • Saturday April 20  from 10AM to 9:30PM (Alamo Village) and 12PM to 9:30PM (Stateside)
  • Sunday April 21 from 10AM to 4PM (Alamo Village) and 12PM to 8:00PM (Stateside)

• Seating for Participant badge and Film Pass holders will begin half an hour before each screening.

• Participant badge and Film Pass that are not seated 10 minutes before the announced start time are subject to have their tickets allocated to general admission stand-by sales.

• The Participant badge and Film Pass are non-transferable. Please be advised that you may be asked to show identification for verification and proof of registration or purchase. After you receive your Participant badge or Film Pass, it is your responsibility. We do not replace lost badges or passes.