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19TH FICM JOURNAL: November 1st

Find out what happened during the sixth day of activities of the 19th Morelia International Film Festival (FICM).

“I Wanted to Make a Movie for My Daughter”: Jason Reitman on Ghostbusters: Afterlife

As part of the closing activities of the 19th Morelia International Festival (FICM), the press conference for the film Ghostbusters: Afterlife, by director Jason Reitman, took place.


“Ghostbusters Was An Emotional Experience For Jason and Me”: Ivan Reitman

During the 19th edition of the Morelia International Film Festival (FICM)Jason Reitman offered a master class at Cinépolis Centro, in which his father, the also filmmaker Ivan Reitman, participated virtually.


“Who you gonna call?”: Jason Reitman Unveiled Honorary Armchair and Presented Ghostbusters: Afterlife

Filmmaker Jason Reitman presented the film Ghostbusters: Afterlife (2021), a film that closes the 19th Morelia International Film Festival (FICM), and unveiled an armchair with his name on it as part of the festival’s guest of honor activities.

In the presence of the president of the festival, Alejandro Ramírez, and the founder and general director of the festival, Daniela Michel, the director was recognized by the audience who came to the Teatro Matamoros to see the third part of the saga that his father, director Ivan Reitman, began in the 1980s with Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters II (1989).


FICM Awarded the Best of its 19th Edition!

The Morelia International Film Festival (FICM) closed its 19th edition with a ceremony in Room 4 of Cinépolis Morelia Centro, where the best of its Official Selection received awards.

After intensive deliberations, the jury made up of Volker SchlöndorffPhilippe ClaudelMark CousinsSadie TilleryTatiana HuezoEhsan KhoshbakhtElizabeth LoFarah Clementine Dramani-IssifouLuna MaránJosé F. RodríguezManuel Elías López Monroy and Paula Amor, chose the best works from among 99 films that were part of the Official Selection of the 19th FICM.