Film Screening & Discussion: "Chavela"


October 26, 2018 7:00 pm

Date: Friday, October 26, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
LocationHRC Equality Center, 1640 Rhode Island Ave NW, Washington, DC

The Latino GLBT History Project, LHP Presents: “CHAVELA”

The life of pioneering singer Chavela Vargas, from her birth in Costa Rica in 1919 to her death in Mexico in 2012 (IMDb). Cast: Pedro Almodovar, Elena Benarroch, Miguel Bose, Liliana Felipe, Laura Garcia Lorca, Mariana Gyalui, Jose Alfredo Jimenez Jr., Patria Jimenez Flores, Eugenia Leon, Tania Libertad, Martirio, Diana Ortega, Tlany Ortega, Alicia Elena Perez Duarte, Jesusa Rodriguez, Marcela Rodriguez, Betty Carol-Sellen and Chavela Vargas(Archive footage).
Directed by Catherine Gund & Deresha Kyvi.

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