Mexican Film Festival 2022


Wege Auditorium

1130 Wealthy St SE Grand Rapids, MI 49506

Starts: 11:30AM
Doors: 11:00AM

The first annual Mexican Film Festival at Wealthy Theatre! Presented in partnership by Mexican Heritage Association of West Michigan, Wealthy Theatre, & Consulado de México en Detroit.

Get to know Mexican cinema with a full day of short & feature-length films. Genres including: children, drama, animation, stop-motion, and horror. Films for both families & adults alike.

Free & open to the public.

Show Times

11:30AM – Festival Opening

12:00pm – Maquinaria Panamericana (R)

(2016) 88min - Feature Film

Director Joaquín del Paso

1:30pm – La Revolución de Juan escopeta (PG)

(2011)  92min - Feature Film

Director Jorge A. Estrada

3:15pm – Hope, Soledad (G)

(2021) 78min - Feature Film

Dir. Yolanda Cruz

4:45pm – Polvo de Estrellas (G)

(2017) 14min - Short film.

Dir. Aldo Sotelo Drama/children

5:00pm – Tzithu (PG-13)

(2022)12min - live action & stop motion

Dir. Oscar Ortega 

5:15pm – La Increíble Historia del Niño Piedra(G)

(2015) 70min - Feature Film Animation & children.

Dir.Pablo Aldrete,Jaime Romandia, Miguel bonilla, Miguel angel Uriegas

6:45pm – El Juego (R)

(2021) 17min – Short Film horror

Dir. Pak Torres

7:05pm – Y luego (PG-13)

(2020) 13min – Short Film Drama

Dir. Mario Trujillo 

7:20pm – La Piñata (G)

(2020) 14min – Short Film Drama/children

Dir. Veronica Ramirez 

7:35pm – Fabiola (R)

(2021) 13min – Short Film Drama

Dir. Marlon Lara

8:00pm – El Castillo de la Pureza (R)

(1972) 110min – Feature Film

Director Arturo Ripstein

Concessions available for purchase including popcorn, candy, soda, tea, & coffee. Alcohol available for GRCMC/WT members only. To sign up, visit:

Face Masks recommended, but not required. Masks are available for those in need at the box office. Please be mindful & respectful of your neighbors in the auditorium & lobby. Enjoy the show.