Cine Sin Fronteras 2018
Highlights from the Morelia International Film Festival
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Vincent Price Art Museum,
1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterey Park, CA 91754
Relato familiar (México, 2017, color, 20:52 min.) directed by Sumie Garcia is about a deserted photography goods store in the Santa Maria la Ribera neighborhood in Mexico City called Foto Seiki. This will be the film's Los Angeles premiere!
Coyolxauhqui (México, 2016, 16mm, color, 9:46 min) directed by Colectivo Los Ingrávidos recasts the mythical destruction of the Aztec goddess Coyolxauhqui in a searing evocation of femicide in the Mexican countryside.
El sonido que vemos: CDMX (México, 2017, BN, 33 min.) directed by the Echo Park Film Center and Laboratorio Experimental de Cine is a documentary on a Mexico City symphony filmed in 24 hours at the Mexican capital.
This year's series is co-curated by filmmaker and Pitzer College Professor in Media Studies, Jesse Lerner, and Marisa Hicks-Alcaraz, LACLA Director of Programming and Lecturer in Ethnic and Women's Studies at Cal Poly, Pomona.
Post-screening Q&A with with the Echo Park Film Center's
Paolo Davanzo (Founder/Executive Director) and Lisa Marr (Operations Director),
and special performance by El Rio!
1:00pm-2:00pm El Rio musical performance
2:00pm-3:30pm Screenings + Q&A
Free and open to the public!
RSVP on Eventbrite
A special thank you to our venue sponsor:
Complimentary parking available at East Los Angeles College parking lot 4: Located at corner of Collegian Avenue and Floral Drive; 5 minute walk to museum.
1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754
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