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Alborada celebrates a decade of uncovering Latin America with short films, DJSs, live music, food, stalls and buenas vibras.

Join us!

(All the proceeds from the event will be split between the Seven Sisters Latin Village: Pueblito Paisa campaign and the Señal Tres la Victoria community TV channel in Chile – see below for more info)


6pm-2am (short films 6-8pm. See below for more info)

> free before 9pm / £5 after 9pm / £7 after 11pm / £4 advance

Live music on the night:

> La Veleidosa
> Imperio bamba

free before 9pm / £5 after 9pm / £7 after 11pm / £4 advance


DJs on the night:
> Alborada Soundsystem
> DJ Cal Jader (Movimientos)

> DJ Gavin Durrant *

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Alborada Films

Alborada London

::: Food on sale on the night:

> Argentinian empanadas (Meat and Spinach and Mushroom)
> Choripan with chimichurry and salad
> Vegetarian sandwich (pickle, aubergine, avocado, tomato and coriander)
> Spanish omelette with bread

All films and videos will have English subtitles

::: Short films will include:


++ Videos being made about the current situation in Bolivia following the coup against the Evo Morales government.

A segment of this documentary on the transformation of the rights of indigenous women in Bolivia under the Morales government will be introduced by the film’s presenter, Awqa Colque.
Watch the whole film here: https://youtu.be/6r0DypEKgV0



Documentary: Listen to My Song (Director Danny Mitchell, 48 mins, 2018

+Post-screening Director Q&A

The peace process is underway and Esteban, a rapper in the Colombian FARC guerrilla movement, dreams of becoming a musician.

More info: https://www.idfa.nl/en/film/580f5f80-72be-40b2-819c-7fb3721c5156/listen-to-my-song/docs-for-sale

Watch the trailer here: https://www.facebook.com/alboradanet/videos/559989061479301

+ A short video by Justice for Colombia

+++ Videos being made about the protests going on in Chile right now + speakers, Carole Concha Bell from the Chile Solidarity Network (https://www.facebook.com/groups/184641148574277/) and Hector Rios from the Chilean Assembly in London (Asamblea Chilena en Londres).



Dr Francisco Dominguez (Middlesex University) on the political moment Latin America finds itself today.


‘Art & Resistance’ Collage Prints by Bolivian artist The Bonita Chola will be on display: https://www.instagram.com/thebonitachola


Seven Sisters Save Latin Village campaign


Canal 3 La Victoria community TV channel in Chile


*DJ Gavin Durrant has a regular spot at Viva Cuba at the legendary jazz club Ronnie Scott’s and previously created Club Clandestino with other Cuba Solidarity Campaign DJ’s which included Pato Fuentes. He also DJs for Paraiso School of Samba and previously deejayed for a night called Disco Frango which concentrated on old school Funk and Disco.