Latitudes Cinema champions cinema as an art form, as a way of expression of human emotions, as a bridge of social connection and understanding of diasporic experiences. With the support from generous institutions and their exceptional leadership, we are able to bring this space of togetherness and creative exchange to our communities in NYC.

We proudly thank and acknowledge our current supporters:


The Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council



La Filmadora

Pro Leasing Film Gear

NY Film/TV Collective




Latitudes Cinema also recognizes the following government officials and institutional leaders whose efforts made our public activities possible: Blair M. Duncan President & CEO of the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone, as well as to all UMEZ Staff & Board; Craig T. Peterson President of The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Lina Alfonso Gutierrez Director of Artist Services, and Laura Lizcano Program Associate Artist Services as well as to all LMCC Staff & Board;  Katherine Nicholls Chair of the New York State Council on the Arts  as well as to all NYSCA Staff & Council Members; Adrienne Adams Speaker of the New York City Council; Laurie Angela Cumbo Commissioner of the Department of Cultural Affairs; Eric Adams  New York City Mayor; Kathy Hochul New York Governor. 
This project is made possible in part with funds from Creative Engagement and UMEZ Arts Engagement a regrant program(s) supported by the funding agencies  The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA) in partnership with the City Council & Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone Development Corporation (UMEZ) and administered by LMCC. l

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