CineClub México: Veneno para las hadas (Poison for the Fairies)

CineClub México presents: Veneno para las hadas (Poison for the Fairies), directed by Carlos Enrique Taboada

Mexico, 1984
Fantasy/Horror, 90 min, Color
Spanish with English subtitles

Starring: Ana Patricia Rojo, Elsa María Gutiérrez, Leonor Llausás, Carmen Stein, María Santander, Lilia Aragón

Thursday, January 17th, 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
POISON FOR THE FAIRIES is a 1984 film written and directed by Carlos Enrique Taboada. It won 5 Silver Ariel Awards, including best film, best photography, best director, best editing, and best sound mixing, as well as a Golden Bochica, from Colombia’s International Film Festival. It is considered a classic of Mexico’s cinema from the 80s.

Special Guest: Mexican UT student Camila Torres will introduce the film and moderate a Q&A session.

Copresented by Cine Las Americas