Museum of Fine Arts, Houston presents The Golden Age of Mexican Cinema

Distinto Amanecer movie
Scene from Distinto Amanecer Photo courtesy of Dallas Museum of Art

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, presents The Golden Age of Mexican Cinema, 14 screenings complementing the exhibition "Paint the Revolution: Mexican Modernism, 1910–1950." The films, released between 1940–59, showcase Mexico’s film industry during the “golden age” and include legendary actors Maria Félix, Dolores Del Rio, Tin-Tan, and more.

Visit the event website for more information about the films, which will all be shown in Spanish with English subtitles. The following films will be screened:

  • You’re Missing the Point (Ahí está detalle) - Thursday, July 6, Friday, August 25, and Thursday, September 21
  • Another Dawn (Distinto Amanecer) - Friday, July 7, and Thursday, August 17
  • A Woman in Love (Enamorada) - Saturday, July 8, and Friday, August 18
  • The Kneeling Goddess (La diosa arrodillada) - Sunday, July 9, August 19, and Thursday, September 28
  • Salón México - Friday, July 14, and Thursday, September 7
  • Tender Pumpkins (Calabacitas tiernas) - Saturday, July 15, and Sunday, August 20
  • A Family Like Many Others (Una familia de tantas) - Thursday, July 20, and Friday, September 22
  • Soledad’s Shawl (El rebozo de Soledad) - Friday, July 21, and Saturday, August 26
  • The Palm of Your Hand (En la palma de tu mano) - Sunday, July 23, and Sunday, September 24, at 2 p.m., and Saturday, August 26
  • The Other Woman (La otra) - Friday, July 28
  • The Night Falls (La noche avanza) - Saturday, July 29, and Friday, September 8
  • The Pearl (La perla) - Thursday, August 3, Sunday, September 10, and Friday, September 29
  • Macario - Sunday, August 6, and Saturday, September 30, at 2 p.m., and Saturday, August 19

Event Details

When

9.30.17 | 2:00 pm
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Where

1001 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005

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Ticket Info

Free-$9