Film: Las abandonadas (Ciclo—Emilio Fernández y Gabriel Figueroa)
January 21, 2016
Margarita, a young woman abandoned by her faithless fiancé, struggles to raise her small son in Mexico City during the difficult early years of the Mexican Revolution. Her troubles are exacerbated by entanglement with La Banda del Automóvil Gris (the Gray Automobile Gang), the members of which dressed in military uniform and used false search warrants to gain entrance to homes and terrorize the city’s wealthy residents in 1915. The third of five films in this series, presented in partnership with the Mexican Consulate in Albuquerque.
1945; Spanish with English subtitles; 103 minutes; not rated.
Free ticketed event; tickets available one hour before show