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Cinematographer Rodrigo Prieto to be Honored at GuadaLAjara Film Fest



Rodrigo Prieto, the Oscar-nominated cinematographer, will probably be honored with the 2023 Árbol de la Vida – lifetime achievement award on the thirteenth version of the GuadaLAjara Movie Competition on Nov. 1.

Going down on the Theater on the Ace Lodge in Downtown L.A., the Mexican D.P. will probably be honored on the opening evening gala celebration. Previous honorees have included Oscar-winner Patricia Arquette, along with stars corresponding to Xolo Maridueña, Rosario Dawson and Danny Trejo.

Prieto has garnered worldwide popularity of his work on varied characteristic movies, collaborating with a few of cinema’s most significant masters. He has picked up his three Oscar noms for Ang Lee’s “Brokeback Mountain” (2005) and two with Martin Scorsese — “Silence” (2016) and “The Irishman” (2019). He’s teamed up with the long-lasting filmmaker once more for “Killers of the Flower Moon,” the story of a bunch of males that murdered Osage tribe members within the Nineteen Twenties. The Apple Unique Movies and Paramount Footage co-distributed characteristic stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro and Lily Gladstone.

Prieto additionally lensed Greta Gerwig’s billion-dollar Mattel meta-comedy “Barbie” from Warner Bros — now the best grossing launch of 2023.

Curated with Latinx and BIPOC communities in thoughts, GLAFF’s programming is a mixture of movies that goal to draw cinephiles and artwork and tradition fanatics. The 2023 program and official choice features a particular Día de Muertos (Day of the Lifeless) centerpiece gala screening of the Nineteen Sixties Mexican basic “Macario” from director Roberto Gavaldón. Extra movies will probably be introduced within the coming weeks.

“GLAFF continues its mission to be a bridge between Latin America and U.S.-based Latinx/BIPOC creators,” says Ximena Urrutia, pageant director. “Being part of a festival run by Latina women, we strive to add to the efforts of ensuring domestically and internationally Latinx representation.”

The GuadaLAjara Movie Competition is supported by the College of Guadalajara, Guadalajara, the College of Guadalajara Basis USA, the Grodman Legacy Household Basis and the Guadalajara Worldwide Movie Competition (FICG).

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