Film: Sugar Kisses/Besos de azucar
Thirteen-year-old Nacho is the son of a market vendor in Mexico City’s rough commercial barrio of Tepito; Mayra is the daughter of “La Diabla,” a gang leader who controls the market stalls. Love might be their only escape from their troubled lives, but twisted circumstances threaten to dismantle their innocent dreams. Presented as part of the Bank of America Free Thursday Film Series.
2013; directed by Carlos Cuarón; Spanish with English subtitles; 85 minutes; not rated.
Free ticketed event; tickets available one hour before show