Film Screening: Southwest (Sudoeste)
Date: Wed. September 04, 2013
Time: 6:00 pm
Harold Washington Library Center
Cindy Pritzker Auditorium
400 S. State Street
About this event:
A young woman gives birth on her deathbed to a child who, spirited away to a remote lakeside village, lives her lifetime in a single day, in this hauntingly dreamlike tale of incommensurable life. Portuguese, with English subtitles. Film run time: 128 minutes.
Presented in Partnership with the Global Film Initiative, the Global Lens film series is an annual, curated program of narrative feature films from Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Latin America and the Middle East. Each film in the series is selected for its authentic voice, its strong cinematics and unique cultural perspective, opening a window to the diverse world in which we live. For more information about the Global Lens film series and Global Film Initiative programs, please visit: www.globalfilm.org. Change the Way You See the World.