Cine en la Biblioteca: Spanish Film Series - "El Sur"

Date: 
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 - 6:00pm
Type: 
Movie
 
"El Sur" by Victor Erice (1983) nominated for "Best Film" in Cannes Film Festival. This film tells the story of a little girl (Sonsoles Aranguren) living somewhere in the north of Spain and fascinated by the secrets of the south seemingly buried in the traits of her father (Omero Antonutti). In her childhood, Estrella's father is a mysterious world. Growing up, she finds out that he once had a sweetheart (Aurore Clément), and that he's still in love with her.
 
The Ortigas Foundation, with the collaboration of the Embassy of Spain and the Instituto Cervantes de Manila, begins its monthly film series CINE EN LA BIBLIOTECA with two runs on the Spanish Civil War and its first series on literature and cinema with the film adaptations of La Colmena by Camilo José Cela and El Abuelo by Benito Pérez-Galdós. The films will be screened in Spanish with English subtitles. 
 
FREE ADMISSION and tickets will be available on a firstcome, first-served basis.
 
Please call to reserve. 
Tel. 631-1231 to 38, local nos. 228/222