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May 17
May 18

Filméxico

Filméxico

Filméxico

Presented by Salt Lake Film Society at Broadway Centre Cinemas

May 5/17 – 5/18
FREE
All films are in multiple languages with English subtitles
Please Note: All films will be preceded by four short films directed by Gabriela Badilla

Friday May 17
5:00 pm – Maiz en tiempos de Guerra (Maiz In Times of War)
An indigenous Wixárika family in northern Jalisco, an Ayuuk family in Oaxaca, and two Tzeltal families in the jungles of Chiapas discuss their farms, roads and homes.

7:00 pm – La voz del Silencio (The Voice of Silence)
Documentary about the struggle for society’s survival in Mexico City and Oaxaca after two earthquakes struck the country in 2017, and how these events exposed corruption, crime, injustice and hope for social redemption.

9:00 pm – La Camarista (The Chambermaid)
Eve, a young chambermaid at a luxurious Mexico City hotel, confronts the monotony of long workdays with quiet examinations of forgotten belongings and budding friendships that nourish her newfound and determined dream for a better life.

Saturday May 18
7:00 pm – Cría Puercos (Esmeralda’s Twilight)
Q&A with visiting film artists director Ehecatl García and lead actress Concepción Márquez
With the death of her husband and the absence of her son, Esmeralda has lost her interest in life until she regains hope when a piglet comes into her life.

Admission Info

Free Admission

Individual Dates & Times *

  • May 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 18, 2019 at 6:00 pm (Sat)

Location Info

Broadway Centre Cinemas
111 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

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