Upcoming Events

November 2017

November 2, 2017 | 7 PM

Distinto Amanecer (1943)

Harry Ransom Center

In Distinto Amanecer (1943), an exemplar of the cabaretera genre, Andrea Palma stars as Julieta, the disaffected wife of a civil servant (Alberto Galán), who helps a former friend (Pedro Armendáriz) as he tries to elude would-be assassins. Directed by Julio Bracho; cinematography by Gabriel Figueroa. Spanish with English subtitles, 108 minutes. Charles Ramírez Berg, Professor in Media Studies at The University of Texas at Austin and author of The Classical Mexican Cinema, will introduce.

November 9, 2017 | 7 PM

María Candelaria (1943)

Harry Ransom Center

Dolores del Rio and Pedro Armendáriz star in the drama María Candelaria (1943), a story of prejudice and romantic tragedy on the eve of the Mexican Revolution. María Candelaria won both the Grand Prix and Best Cinematography at the Cannes Film Festival in 1946. Directed by Emilio Fernández; cinematography by Gabriel Figueroa. Spanish with English subtitles, 102 minutes. Charles Ramírez Berg, Professor in Media Studies at The University of Texas at Austin and author of The Classical Mexican Cinema, will introduce.

November 16, 2017 | 7 PM

Enamorada (1946)

Harry Ransom Center

Set during the Mexican Revolution, an aristocratic young woman (María Félix) falls in love with a rebel general (Pedro Armendáriz) in Enamorada (1946). Directed by Emilio Fernández; cinematography by Gabriel Figueroa. Spanish with English subtitles, 99 minutes. Charles Ramírez Berg, Professor in Media Studies at The University of Texas at Austin and author of The Classical Mexican Cinema, will introduce.