Film: Bless Me, Ultima
January 25, 2018
The screen adaptation of Rudolfo Anaya’s iconic work, set in the 1940s in rural New Mexico, about a young boy and the mysterious healer who opens his eyes to the wonders of the spiritual realm. As the entire world is plunged into war and Antonio Marez grapples with the harsh realities all around him, his life is forever changed by the sudden arrival of Ultima, a curandera who inspires him to see the world from a new perspective. Presented as part of the Bank of America Free Thursday Film Series.
2011; Carl Franklin; English; 102 minutes; rated PG-13.
Free ticketed event; tickets available one hour before show
Since the extremely high level of interest in this film, first screened on January 18, exceeded the seating capacity of the Bank of America Theatre, we have scheduled a second screening for January 25. Please note that Red Sky at Morning, originally scheduled for this date, will be screened at a later date.