Suertes, humores y pequeñas historias de la Independencia y de la Revolución
Crafts, Humors and Short Stories of the Mexican Independence and the Revolution

Crafts, Humors and Short Stories is a collection of 26 one-minute-long short films; 13 inspired by events from the Independence, and 13 related to the Mexican Revolution. This project brings together five of the most talented Mexican animation directors: Luis Téllez, Karla Castañeda, Rigoberto “Rigo” Mora (1965-2009), René Castillo and Rita Basulto, who worked with a team of over 150 illustrators, cartoonists and voice-over artists, in re-creating some of the most significant episodes of Mexican history.

 

CINEMINUTOS SOBRE LA INDEPENDENCIA
MINUTE FILMS ABOUT THE INDEPENDENCE


El Tartufo de Hidalgo
Hidalgo’s Tartuffe

La linterna mágica a la inquisición
Magic Lantern of the Inquisition

El país del juego
The Land of Gaming

Viruela o bizcocho
Smallpox or a Sweet

El arte de la fuga de Fray Servando
Friar Servando the Escape Artist

Insurgente por suerte de dados
Insurgent by Luck at Dice

Mil fusiles
A Thousand Rifles

La compañía de los emulantes
The Company of Emulators

El orden en bata y chinelas
Order in a Robe and Slippers

Fusilaron a la Virgen
They Executed the Virgin

La corona de Agustín Primero
Agustin the First’s Crown

El decreto de excomunión de Hidalgo
Hidalgo’s Excommunication Decree

Se prohíbe volar papalotes
Kite Flying is Forbidden


CINEMINUTOS SOBRE LA REVOLUCIÓN
MINUTE FILMS ABOUT THE REVOLUTION

El telégrafo y Villa
The Telegraph and Villa

El primer ataque aeronaval
The First Air to Sea Attack

La mano, la pistola y los bigotes de Obregón
Obregon’s Hand, his Gun and his Moustache

Cañón del parque
The Cannon in the Park

Los espíritus de Madero
Madero’s Spirits

La marca del Zorro
The Mark of Zorro

La bandera de Flora Russell
Flora Russell’s Flag

La silla de mal agüero
The Unlucky Chair

El dinero de Villa
Villa’s Money

El tesoro nacional
The National Treasury

El cometa del Centenario
The Centennial Comet

Los calzones del General
The General’s Underwear

Los colgados y Francisco Goitia
The Hanged Men and Francisco Goitia

suertes humores pequenas

suertes humores pequenas

 

Mexican American Cultural Center (MACC)

Sun. April 25  8:30PM

FREE

 

Also preceding various screenings throughout the festival.