1. Panama. Director Anayansi Prado is presenting her third film Paraiso for Sale at the Los Angeles Film Festival. She returns to her homeland of Panama to document the effects of a fast-growing migration in Bocas del Toro. We learn that migration between Latin America and the US is not a one way street. The film explores issues of modern day colonialism, residential tourism and global gentrification.
LAFF Doc Profile: Five Things You Should Know about Anayansi Prado and Her Latest Film 'Paraiso for Sale'
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Elisa has worked for various media outlets including MTV Networks and Los Angeles Times. She was previously a news editor for a private newspaper in Beverly Hills covering local and state news. Diane Sawyer, Lisa Ling and Maria Elena Salinas are among her idols but she’s also borderline obsessed with Meryl Streep. She adores Sleepless in Seattle, Casablanca and any good old-fashioned noir film.