By Luis Horacio Pineda, Contributor

Once again, Samuel Douek did it again! The  Hola México Film Festival, now in its 9th edition, brings more than 20 Mexican films to all the lovers of good Mexican cinema in L.A. Thank you Samuel, your sponsors, and your team!

You can enjoy these films at the Regal Cinemas, LA LIVE: A Barco Innovation Center,  Cinepolis Pico Rivera, and LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes from June 7th to June 11th. Mark your calendars!

This is a great opportunity for you to watch the best of Mexican cinema from award winning films to US premieres. The festival has four sections: Hola Mexico, Nocturno, Documental, and Nuestras Voces. Choose your favorite section all enjoy all of them.

Some of the films we recommend are: La región salvaje from Cannes awarded director Amat Escalante; El Charro De Toluquilla a documentary by Jose Villalobos Romero; Purasangre by Noé Santillán-López; Un cuento de circo and a Love Song directorial debut from actor Demián Bichir; La Carga from Alan Jonsson Gavica and with main actor Luis Horacio García Rojas; and La Habitación by  Carlos Carrera, Daniel Giménez Cacho, Carlos Bolado, Alfonso Pineda Ulloa, Alejandro Valle, Iván Ávila Dueñas, Natalia Beristáin, and Ernesto Contreras;

You wont regret, trust me, our neighbors from the South know how to make great films. We might need a reminder that Mexican cinema its been winning the most important and prestigious awards around the world in the last past years. Mexican cinema is blooming and Hola Mexico Film Festival it’s the perfect platform to showcase it.

Nos vemos at the Hola Mexico Film Festival!