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Latino Film Festival: Salón México (1949, Mexico)

March 23, 2013
Saturday @ 1:00pm
Whiteman Hall, Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix 85004
Free and open to the public. Family friendly film.

Salón México (1949, Mexico)

In Spanish with English subtitles

Director: Emilio Fernández
Screenwriters: Emilio Fernández and Mauricio Magdaleno
Cinematographer: Gabriel Figueroa
Production:  Clasa Films Mundiales

SPECIAL GUEST: Juana Suárez, Ph.D.

Juana Suárez, Ph.D., is a Latin American cinema, visual culture and literature scholar. She is the author of Sitios de Contienda: Producción Cultural Colombiana y el Discurso de la Violencia (Madrid: Iberoamericana, 2010) and Cinembargo Colombia: Ensayos Críticos sobre Cine y Cultura (Cali: Universidad del Valle, 2009), translated to English as Critical Essays on Colombian Cinema and Culture: Cinembargo Colombia (NY: Palgrave, 2012). She is an Adjunct Faculty Member at New York University Tisch School of the Arts, Cinema Studies Program, and a candidate to the Master of Arts in Moving Image Archiving and Preservation (2013), with a project entitled Film Archives, Cultural History and the Digital Turn in Latin America.