Favorite Latin American Films

Roughly in order, more so at the top than at the bottom (because how can you really rank these things?).

Argentina:
Nazareno Cruz y el lobo (Favio)
El romance del Aniceto y la Francisca (Favio)
La hora de los hornos (Getino, Solanas)
Historias extraordinarias (Llinás)
El dependiente (Favio)
Crónica de un niño solo (Favio)
La niña santa (Martel)
Setenta veces siete (Torre Nilsson)
Aniceto (Favio)
Invasión (Santiago)
Los hijos de Fierro (Solanas)
No mires para abajo (Subiela)
La mano en la trampa (Torre Nilsson)
La casa del ángel (Torre Nilsson)
La ciénaga (Martel)
Días de odio (Torre Nilsson)
Rosaura a las diez (Soffici)
Circe (Antín)

Bolivia:
La nación clandestina (Sanjinés)

Brazil:
Limite (Peixoto)
Deus e o Diablo na Terra do…

  • Nazareno Cruz and the Wolf

    1

  • Mexican Bus Ride

    2

  • Limite

    3

  • Black God, White Devil

    4

  • Now!

    5

  • Angels and Cherubs

    6

  • How Tasty Was My Little Frenchman

    7

  • The Romance of Aniceto and Francisca

    8

  • The Hour of the Furnaces

    9

  • The Priest and the Girl

    10

  • Tropical Paths

    11

  • The Blood Stain

    12

  • Memories of Underdevelopment

    13

  • The Turning Wind

    14

  • The Young and the Damned

    15

  • Extraordinary Stories

    16

  • The Criminal Life of Archibaldo de la Cruz

    17

  • The Path

    18

  • The First Charge of the Machete

    19

  • The One Who Came from Heaven

    20

  • Tlayucan

    21

  • Paraguayan Hammock

    22

  • The Dependent

    23

  • Lucia

    24

  • Antonio das Mortes

    25

  • Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands

    26

  • Chronicle of a Boy Alone

    27

  • Village Girl

    28

  • The Holy Girl

    29

  • Holy Pafnucio

    30

  • The Most Holy Brotherhood

    31

  • El Salvador: The People Will Win

    32

  • The Female: Seventy Times Seven

    33

  • Simon of the Desert

    34

  • Bolívar, a Tropical Symphony

    35

  • The Last Supper

    36

  • Macario

    37

  • The Pearl

    38

  • I Am Cuba

    39

  • Aventurera

    40

  • Aniceto

    41

  • Death of a Bureaucrat

    42

  • The Scapular

    43

  • Invasion

    44

  • LBJ

    45

  • In an Old Neighborhood

    46

  • Que Viva Mexico!

    47

  • The Children of Fierro

    48

  • Don't Look Down

    49

  • The Given Word

    50

  • Susana: The Devil & the Flesh

    51

  • A Fish Out of Water

    52

  • Cleopatra

    53

  • Araya

    54

  • Julio Begins in July

    55

  • Redes

    56

  • The Hand in the Trap

    57

  • Desires

    58

  • Conjugal Warfare

    59

  • There Are No Thieves in This Village

    60

  • The House of the Angel

    61

  • Men and Women

    62

  • The Adventures of Juan Quin Quin

    63

  • Jackal of Nahueltoro

    64

  • Madeinusa

    65

  • La Ciénaga

    66

  • The Unscrupulous Ones

    67

  • Let's Go with Pancho Villa!

    68

  • Silent Light

    69

  • The Deceased

    70

  • Days of Hate

    71

  • Calixto the Landlord

    72

  • Cabeza de Vaca

    73

  • The Herb of the Rat

    74

  • Garrincha: Joy of the People

    75

  • Black Wind

    76

  • Death in the Garden

    77

  • The Black Sheep

    78

  • The Woman of the Port

    79

  • El húsar de la muerte

    80

  • The Heights of Cumanday

    81

  • Después de la tormenta

    82

  • Portrait of Teresa

    83

  • Battle in Heaven

    84

  • The Milk of Sorrow

    85

  • Barren Lives

    86

  • Rosaura at 10 O'Clock

    87

  • El compadre Mendoza

    88

  • Illusion Travels by Streetcar

    89

  • Flor Silvestre

    90

  • Circe

    91

  • The Guns

    92

  • Iracema

    93

  • Two Monks

    94

  • Cara a Cara

    95

  • Rosauro Castro

    96

  • The Secret Nation

    97

  • The Exterminating Angel

    98

  • Zézero

    99

  • One Way or Another

    100