Get To Know LACLA


Mission Statement/ Our Goals

The Latin American Cinemateca of Los Angeles (LACLA) is a leading institute of cinema exhibition with year-round programming of Chicanx, Latinx, and Latin American films.



Learn about our origin story and how LACLA began its mission to screen Latin American films in Los Angeles.


Our team members

Get to know our dedicated team that make our programs possible.


Advisory board

Learn about our advisory board who help us carry out our mission effectively.


board of directors

View our board of directors who help to keep LACLA’s mission going.