Egyptian Theatre
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Thu, Sep 8, 2011
7:30pm

MEXICAN CINEMA: GUADALAJARA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL IN LOS ANGELES
Opening Night! Guests In Person!
TEQUILA: THE STORY OF A PASSION
Co-presented by Festival International de Cine en Guadalajara, University de Guadalajara Los Angeles, University of Guadalajara Foundation/USA, Consulate General of Mexico in Los Angeles.

Our series of new films from Mexico opens this Thursday night with period piece TEQUILA: THE STORY OF A PASSION.

Discussion following with director Sergio Sánchez Suárez and actress Daniela Schmidt.
TEQUILA: THE STORY OF A PASSION
TEQUILA: HISTORIA DE UNA PASION
2011, Quality Films, 103 min, Mexico, Dir: Sergio Sanchez Suarez

In the Mexican town of Tequila in 1942, honor is paramount. Problems begin when Antonio (Unax Ugalde) falls in love with Lola (Daniela Schmidt), the wife of his uncle Vicente (Salvador Sanchez), one of the town’s local heroes. As the web of lies protecting their forbidden affair grows tighter, Antonio wants to escape Tequila to a new life with Lola, but will he leave his honor behind too? With Angélica Aragon and Edward Furlong. In Spanish with English subtitles.


Screening format: 35mm
Egyptian Theatre • Thu, Sep 8, 2011 • 7:30pm

Films in this Series at the Egyptian

Fri, Sep 9, 2011 - 7:30pm
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Industry Panel Discussion
Sat, Sep 10, 2011 - 3:00pm
Spielberg Theatre at the Egyptian
Los Angeles Premiere! Director In Person!
Sat, Sep 10, 2011 - 5:00pm
Egyptian Theatre
Sat, Sep 10, 2011 - 7:30pm
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Sun, Sep 11, 2011 - 5:00pm
Spielberg Theatre at the Egyptian
Diana Bracho In Person!
Sun, Sep 11, 2011 - 7:30pm
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