de pelicula: Spanish Language Film Series

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
6:30 PM
Pitzer - Broad Hall 209
Event Type
Pitzer - Language Lab
Michele Buscher
Fletcher Jones Language Lab

Movies shown every other Tuesday starting on January 28th at 6:30 pm in the Language Lab, Broad Hall 209

January 29 -  La historia oficial (1985, Argentina, Luis Puenzo)
A high school teacher sets out to find out who the mother of her adopted daughter is after the end of the "Dirty War."

February 12 -  El silencio de Neto (1994, Guatemala, Luis Argueta)
A boy struggles against his stifling family life during the 1954 Guatemala coup.

February 26 - El Norte (1984, Guatemala, Gregory Nava)
Two youths flee Guatemala and make an arduous journey north to Los Angeles.

March 12 - Camila (1984, Argentina, María Luisa Bemberg)
Set in 1840's Buenos Aires, Argentina, Camila, a beautiful young socialite falls in love with a Jesuit priest.

March 26 - Fresa y chocolate (1994, Cuba, Tomás Gutiérrez Alea-Juan Carlos Tabío)
In Havana, Cuba in 1979, Diego, a gay artist unhappy with Castro's rule, becomes involved with a fellow university student who strongly supports the communist government.

April 9 - Todo sobre mi madre (1999, España, Pedro Almodóvar)
Young Esteban want to become a writer and also to discover the identity of his father, carefully concealed by the mother Manuela.

April 23 - Nueve Reinas (Fabian Bielinsky, 2001, Argentina)
Two con artists try to swindle a stamp collector by selling him a sheet of counterfeit stamps.

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