New Media Film Series
(Venezuela, Mariana Rondón, 2013)
Hosted by Dr. Omar Rodriguez (Department of Modern Languages)
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
6:30 PM | Lethbridge Public Library Theatre Gallery
A preoccupation with hair-straightening leads to tensions between a nine-year-old boy and his mother.
Winner of the Jury Prize for Best Screenplay at the Toronto International Film Festival.
“A spare neorealist drama that holds attention and emotional involvement with its deft balance of toughness and sensitivity.”
- David Rooney