CineClub México: Salón México

CineClub México presents: Salón México, directed by Emilio Fernández

Mexico,1949
Drama/Cabaretera, 95 min, Black & White
Spanish with English subtitles

Starring: Marga López, Rodolfo Acosta
Cinematography by Gabriel Figueroa

Thursday, May 16th, 2019, 7:00 PM
Consulate General of Mexico in Austin
5202 E. Ben White Blvd., Suite 150
Austin TX 78741

Free and open to the public (RSVP)

About the Film
SALÓN MÉXICO is a 1949 film written and directed by Emilio “el Indio” Fernández. It is considered as a classic of the Mexican film noir genre and one of the best Mexican films ever made. The lead actress, Marga López, was awarded the Ariel Award for Best Actress in 1950.

Special Guest: Mariana Sabino, Professor at UT’s Department of Spanish and Portuguese and PhD student.

Copresented by Cine Las Americas