CineClub México: Vidas errantes (Wandering Lives)

CineClub México: Vidas errantes (Wandering Lives)

Vidas errantes (Wandering Lives), directed by Juan Antonio de la Riva

Thursday, March 21st, 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!

About the Film: WANDERING LIVES is a 1985 film directed by Juan Antonio de la Riva. It won three Ariel awards, including best film, best lead actor, and best original screenplay. It also received awards at the San Sebastian International Film Festival, the Bogotá film biennial and at La Habana, Cuba, International Film Festival of New Latin American Cinema.

Copresented by Cine Las Americas

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CineNoche: Los viajes del viento (The Wind Journeys)

CineNoche: Los viajes del viento (The Wind Journeys)

Los viajes del viento (The Wind Journeys), a film by Ciro Guerra

Wednesday, March 20th, 2019, 7:00pm
Sunday, March 24th, 2019, 11:00am

Violet Crown Cinema
434 W 2nd Street, Austin, TX 78701
Tel: (512) 495-9600

Synopsis: For most of his life, Ignacio traveled the villages of Colombia, playing songs on his accordion, a legendary instrument said to have once belonged to the devil. He eventually married and settled in a small town, leaving his nomadic life behind. But after the death of his wife, he vows to never play the cursed accordion again and embarks on one last journey to return the instrument to its proper owner. Nominated by Colombia to the 82nd Academy Awards.

CineNoche is a film series presented in partnership with Violet Crown Cinema.

This screening is co-sponsored by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at The University of Texas at Austin.

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