Latin American Institute Film Screenings

El paciente interno (The Convict Patient) Film Screening

El paciente interno (The Convict Patient) Film Screening

A Mexican documentary directed by Alejandro Solar Luna

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Royce Hall 314

On February 5th 1970, Carlos Castañeda de la Fuente tried to assassinate the President to avenge the Tlatelolco massacre of October 2nd 1968. By doing so he defied the most repressive regime in the contemporary Mexican history. Forty years later, Carlos the failed avenger and survivor of the systems brutal punishment, wanders the streets of Mexico City as a beggar.

90 minutes | In Spanish with English subtitles

Mexican Film Series

Cost: Free and open to the public

Special Instructions

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For more information please contact

Nancy Gomez Tel: 310-825-4571

Download File: 03-12-14-El-Paciente-Interno-bl-bye.pdf

Sponsor(s): Latin American Institute, Center for Mexican Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Center for Mexican Studies and Consulate of Mexico in Los Angeles