Latin American film series in Te gusta World Cinema New Orleans
Te gusta world cinema?
If so, you’re got a busy couple of weeks ahead of you, with a trio of foreign-language film series on tap in New Orleans, one involving Latin American films, one involving French films, and the third a grab-bag of foreign cinema.
Here’s a snapshot for the Latin American section ‘Las Americas‘:
The Spanish-language film series, focusing on recent films from Latin America, started last week at the Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center (1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.) and continues through March 11.
Starting Feb. 26th and running nightly through Thursday are:
* “Liverpool, ” an Argentinian drama directed by Lisandro Alonso (5:30 nightly).
* “Birdwatchers, “ a Brazilian drama directed by Marco Behcis (7:30 nightly).
* “Gigante, “ a drama from Uruguay, directed by Adrian Biniez (9:30 nightly).
Other films in the series include Mexico’s “Nora’s Will” (7:30 p.m. March 5 and 7); Cuba’s “Dos Patrias” (9:30 p.m., March 5 and 7; “Who Am I?: The Found Children of Argentinia” (7:30 p.m. March 8 and 9; Cuba’s “The Man of Two Havanas” (9:30 p.m. March 8 and 9); Mexico’s “The Inheritors” (7:30 p.m. March 10 and 11); and Peru’s “Oblivion” (9:30 p.m., March 10 and 11).
Tickets are $7 ($6 for students and seniors, $5 for members and children). For details visit www.zeitgeistinc.net
Entry filed under: ARGENTINIAN CINEMA, BRAZILIAN CINEMA, CHILEAN CINEMA, CUBAN CINEMA, DOCUMENTALS, ECUADOR CINEMA, EXHIBITIONS, LATIN AMERICAN FILM, PERUVIAN CINEMA, PRODUCTORS, URUGUAYAN CINEMA. Tags: agentinian cinema, BRAZILIAN CINEMA, Dos Patrias, New Orleans cinema, Nora's Will, Oblivion, The Found Children of Argentinia, The Inheritors, The Man of Two Havanas, uruguay cinema.