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Rudo y Cursi

Screening of Mexican film Rudo y Cursi, directed by Carlos Cuaron

Tuesday, April 21, 2009
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
James Bridges Theater
Melnitz Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Gael Garcia and Diego Luna play two brothers scraping by as laborers in rural Mexico, until one day a scout spies their friendly game of soccer and signs  them on as star athletes of rival teams. They quickly learn the high life of top-players-- fame, money and beautiful women-- has a dark side. When their professional rivalry turns bitter and personal, the brothers see that they mus reunite before they lose everything they once dreamed of.

Directed by Carlos Cuaron (co-writer of Y Tu Mama Tambien), Rudo y Cursi is the first project produced by Alfonso Cuaran, Guillermo del Toro, and Alejandro Gonzalez Inaritu.

In Spanish with English subtitles (103) Minutes

Parking available in lot 3 for $9

Cost : Free and open to the public

Sponsor(s): Latin American Institute, Melnitz Movies

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