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


LACLA Presents:

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!

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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.

September 15, 2018 at 12pm - 3:30pm
Vincent Price Art Museum
1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754
United States
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