Dolores del Rio and Pedro Armendariz star in the drama "Maria Candelaria" (1943), a story of prejudice and romantic tragedy on the eve of the Mexican Revolution.
"Maria Candelaria" won both the Grand Prix and Best Cinematography at the Cannes Film Festival in 1946. Directed by Emilio Fernandez; cinematography by Gabriel Figueroa.
Spanish with English subtitles, 102 minutes.
Charles Ramirez Berg, Professor in Media Studies at The University of Texas at Austin and author of The Classical Mexican Cinema, will introduce.