CineClub México: Roma
CineClub México and the University of Texas at Austin’s Department of Spanish and Portuguese present: Roma, directed by Alfonso Cuarón
Starring: Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira
Note change in date and location for this Special Presentation
Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019, 6:30 PM
Texas Union Theatre
UT’s Texas Union Building
2247 Guadalupe St, Austin TX 78712
Free and open to the public (RSVP)
About the Film
ROMA, the 2018 film by renowned award-winning Mexican director Alfonso Cuarón, portrays a vivid and emotional description of domestic life throughout Mexico’s turbulent 70s decade.
This universally acclaimed film received ten nominations and won in three categories at the 91st Academy Awards: Best Director, Best Foreign Language Film (First Mexican entry to win the award) and Best Cinematography. It also received numerous accolades in other prestigious award ceremonies like the 76th Golden Globe Awards and the 72nd British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA).
Special Guest Prof. Héctor Domínguez Ruvalcaba, PhD. will moderate discussion following the screening.
Copresented by Cine Las Americas