Desierto sur (South Desert) (2007)
A Chilean film directed by Shawn Garry
Wednesday, March 09, 20117:30 PM
James Bridges Theater
1409 Melnitz Hall
Sofia is a young Spanish girl who develops an acute emotional crisis after her mother’s death. When the post office returns a letter whose recipient could not be found, Sofia finds herself with an enigmatic letter her mother had sent to Chile when she was alive. The content of the letter raises stirring questions for Sofia, who then embarks on an adventure filled journey south of the world, to an unknown and remote town called "Desierto Sur."
Running Time: 100 Minutes
In Spanish with English Subtitles
Watch the Trailer:
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Cost : Free and open to the public
Download file: DesiertoSur-bg-siz.pdf
Sponsor(s): Latin American Institute, Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival