Cine Sin Fronteras (Cinema Without Borders) presents screenings and events on a year-round basis that explore and unpack issues surrounding identity, culture, family, history, and modernity within the Latinx diaspora, including stories from the Chicanx, Latin American, Indigenous, and Afro-Latinx communities.

Hispanic Heritage Month 2023

September 15th - October 15th 

Watch the Hispanic Heritage Month 2022 Recap

Hispanic Heritage Month 2023 Films

  • Oriental Theatre

    Boca Chica (Hispanic Heritage Month!)

    Dominican twelve-year-old Desi has musical aspirations and performs with a local all-girls choir, bu...

    Director: Gabriella A. Moses Dominican Republic | 2023 |

  • Oriental Theatre

    Cassandro, the Exotico! (Hispanic Heritage Month!)

    This stirring feature portrait of lucha libre star Cassandro in his waning years in the ring is less...

    Director: Marie Losier France | 2018 |

  • Oriental Theatre

    7th Annual Femme Frontera Filmmaker Showcase (Hispanic Heritage Month!)

    Femme Frontera is a Latinx-led film organization made up of, and founded by, women and non-binary fi...

    Various | 2022 |

  • OCT 9

    Fancy Dance

    Since her sister's disappearance, Jax (Lily Gladstone) has cared for her niece Roki by scraping by o...

    Director: Erica Tremblay United States | 2022 |

  • OCT 12


    An exciting, fresh, and timely look at coming-of-age in a small Texas town. Co-directors Silvia Del ...

    Director: Silvia Del Carmen Castaños, Estefanía “Beba” Contreras United States | 2023 |

🎉Join Us for a Latine Cinema Celebration: Hispanic Heritage Month Preview Event!🎬

Date: Thursday, Sept 7th 6 PM

Location: J. Leinenkugel's Barrel Yard [inside American Family Field] 1 Brewers Way, Milwaukee, WI 53214

Cine Sin Fronteras proudly presents a special Hispanic Heritage Month Preview Event at the charming Barrel Yard within the iconic American Family Field, where we’ll be letting you in on our Hispanic Heritage month event & film programming!

📽️Film Trailers: Be the first to catch a sneak peek of the captivating trailers for the Latine films set to light up our screens during Hispanic Heritage Month. From inspiring stories to gripping dramas, these films will leave you enthralled.

🌍 Latine Cultural Showcase: Discover the exciting lineup of Latine events that will fill Hispanic Heritage Month with cultural richness. Immerse yourself in live performances, workshops, and discussions that celebrate Latine heritage.

🎁Exclusive Giveaway: The first 30 attendees will receive a ticket voucher to the electrifying Cerveceros Night game on September 15th. Don't miss this chance to blend sports excitement with cultural celebration!

HHM Events!

Date: Friday, Sept 15th 7 PM

Location: Promises 538 W National Ave Milwaukee

Test your knowledge on Latine film, music, and culture with us to kick off Hispanic Heritage Month this year! Grab a drink with our trivia host, Agu, and enter your team for a chance to win a prize - may the smartest team win! 

¡Pon a prueba tus conocimientos sobre el cine, la música y la cultura Latine con nosotros para dar inicio al Mes de la Herencia Hispana este año! Tome un trago con nuestro presentador de trivia, Agu, e ingrese a su equipo para tener la oportunidad de ganar un premio: ¡que gane el equipo más inteligente!

*Teams MUST register online or at doors open (if space is available)*

*Los equipos son REQUERIDOS registrarse en línea o cuando se abran las puertas (si hay espacio disponible)*

Register Here!

Yo No Soy Guapo Pop-Up Outdoor Screening 

Date: Sunday, Sept 17th 7:30 PM

Location: Kozi Park 2201 S 7th St Milwaukee

In collaboration with Cactus Club’s Moving Image series, we bring you YO NO SOY GUAPO (2018), a heartfelt and authentic portrait of Mexico City's proudest barrios and the lengths to which they will go to defend their traditions. This will be an outdoor pop-up screening so bring along your blankets and dance shoes, and be ready to dance to some cumbia sonidera! Film will be screened on the Northwest end by 10th and Becher.

En colaboración con el programa Moving Image de Cactus Club, les traemos YO NO SOY GUAPO (2018), un retrato sincero y auténtico sobre los barrios más orgullosos de la Ciudad de México y hasta dónde llegarán para defender sus tradiciones. Esta será una proyección al aire libre, así que traiga sus mantas y zapatos de baile, ¡y prepárese para bailar con un poco de cumbia sonidera! La película se proyectará en el extremo noroeste por 10 y Becher.

Yo No Soy Guapo Trailer!