The Los Cabos International Film Festival took center stage once again on the shores of Los Cabos, Mexico, gathering together the best of the best in the film and television industry. Now in its sixth edition, the spectacular event invites world-renowned directors, producers, actors and actresses, as well as media and fans to be part of an initiative that drives the industry in the Mexican, U.S, Canadian and Latin American markets.
Ocean Blue World, along with Engel & Völkers Snell Real Estate were proud to be a major part of this exciting event. The week began by hosting the festival´s international judging panel aboard the luxury Ocean Blue yacht, delighting in an #OceanBlueExperience over a light champagne breakfast and radiant ocean views. The By Invitation Only red carpet Opening Gala was an all-out glamorous affair with industry-acclaimed stars such as Mexican director Eugenio Caballero, and actors Luis Gerado Mendez, Livia Brito, and Alberto Guerra.
Ocean Blue World´s exclusive “Blue Room” provided the charming hot spot for industry experts to unwind “behind-the-scenes,” indulge in a sparkling glass of Möet Imperial accompanied with delicious hors d’oeuvres presented by Acre restaurant and California Ranch Market, and bask in the beauty of blossoming colors with gorgeous flowers by Flores Madame. An array of exceptional never-before-seen films and elegant gala presentations captivated the days to follow, spotlighting impressive works that position the Los Cabos International Film Festival as one of the top Film Festivals on the international market.
It was the extravagant Closing Gala with VIP guests in attendance such as Once Upon a Time’s Jennifer Morrison and Mexican film director Michel Franco, where the film festival winners were announced. To complete this historic evening, Academy Award-winning actress Nicole Kidman was honored with the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award for her outstanding work in cinema.
The Los Cabos International Film Festival is proud to recognize and support exceptional talent within the film and television industry, and as a top annual event on the Ocean Blue World and Engel & Völkers Snell Real Estate calendars, next year´s festival is certainly set to be nothing short of awe-inspiring.