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UCLA Spanish Film Festival: Chico & Rita

A 2012 Spanish film by directors Fernando Trueba, Javier Mariscal and Tono Errando

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Royce Hall 314

Oscar®-winning director Fernando Trueba (The Age of Beauty) and famous artist Javier Mariscal, have teamed up to make Chico & Rita, an animated love story starring the music, culture and people of Cuba. Chico is a dashing piano player and Rita is an enchanting and beautiful Havana nightclub singer. When they meet, the sparks fly and they fall madly in love. An epic romance unfolds as the pair travelsthe glamorous stages of 1940s/1950s Havana, New York City, Las Vegas, Hollywood and Paris.

94 minutes | In Spanish with English subtitles

Watch the trailer:

Part of the UCLA Spanish Film Festival 2012

Parking Information: The closest parking lot is Structure #5. Visitors may purchase daily parking permits (Currently $11) by stopping at the Information & Parking booths or by using a "Pay by Space" pay station. The closest information booth to Structure #5 is located on Hilgard and Westholme Ave. To use a Parking Pay Station: Simply drive to a self-service Pay Station location (there is one located in Structure #5). Please read the posted signs and screen prompts for Pay by Space. Pay Stations allow you to select the time you need to spend on campus and pay accordingly (all-day passes can also be purchased, prices may vary)

Cost : Free and Open to the public


Download file: Spanish-Film-Festival-at-UCLA-2012-ok-wvt.pdf

Sponsor(s): Latin American Institute, Spanish and Portuguese, Consulate General of Spain - Los Angeles

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