Aruba returns with its fifth International Film Festival

Repeating Islands

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From October 7-11, 2015, the island of Aruba will once again host filmmakers and film enthusiasts from around the world during its annual Aruba International Film Festival (AIFF).

Sponsored by the Aruba Tourism Authority, the AIFF has helped strengthen the island’s position as a mecca for tourism, art and culture. The festival has also established itself as a key player in the Caribbean and Latin American film festival circuit. Since its inception in 2010, the festival has landed international coverage and acclaim from press outlets such as Screen Daily, The Hollywood Reporter, Huffington Post, BBC Europe, HBO Latino and Empire Magazine. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) quickly appointed the festival as the “must attend summer film event.” For four years, local audiences and tourists alike were abuzz, as the AIFF welcomed film luminaries such as Oscar-nominated actor Richard Gere, multi-Oscar-winning editor (and long-time Martin Scorsese collaborator) Thelma Schoonmaker, Oscar-nominated…

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