Guadalajara Film Festival
The most prestigious film festival in Latin America takes place every March, hosting international delegates from other prestigious festivals for a week long gala.
The festival is attended by many top actors and filmmakers from around the world. It is also considered to be centre stage for new films to be presented by independent artists from Mexico as well the rest of the world.
An international jury hands out the "Mayaheul" awards to top performers in different categories.