Viva Cinema at the Bullock Museum: Cinco días sin Nora (Nora’s Will)
Mexico, 2008, Comedy, 92 min, Color and B&W
Spanish, Hebrew with English subtitles
Starring: Fernando Luján, Enrique Arreola, Ari Brickman
Following the screening, stay for a Skype Q&A with writer/director Mariana Chenillo.
Texas Spirit Theater, Bullock Museum
1800 Congress Ave., Austin, TX, 78701
Tel: (512) 936 – 8746
A welcoming reception with cash bar is scheduled for 6pm. (Free garage parking after 5pm.)
Jose learns that his ex-wife, Nora, has committed suicide. With Passover looming, her body must be buried immediately according to tradition or the family will be forced to wait five days. In the ensuing chaos, secrets are revealed and love comes to light in unexpected ways.
Viva Cinema, a new, original film series at the Bullock Museum, celebrates the modern cinema of Mexico and beyond. The Museum is proud to highlight acclaimed films in partnership with Cine Las Americas that feature the rich tradition of Spanish-language movie-making.
The Bullock Texas State History Museum includes three floors of exhibitions, IMAX® and multisensory special-effects theaters, a café and museum store. The Museum collaborates with more than 700 museums, libraries, archives and individuals to display original historical artifacts and host exhibitions that illuminate and celebrate Texas history and culture. For more, visit TheStoryofTexas.com or call (512) 936-8746.