Latin American Institute Film Screenings

Burros (Donkeys) Film Screening

Burros (Donkeys) Film Screening

Directed by Odín Salazar Flores and the first installment of the Mexican Film Series.

Tuesday, February 18, 2014
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Royce Hall 314

The film Burros (Donkeys) tells the story of Lautaro, a 10 year old boy, who lives in the Tierra Caliente region of Guerrero, in the 40s. When his father is killed he is taken to live with his Aunt Emma. After deciding to run away, he encounters many people, living and dead, who help him on his journey back to his former home.

93 minutes | In Spanish with English subtitles


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: Burrosfeb18c2-ux-ba1.pdf

Sponsor(s): Center for Mexican Studies and Consulate of Mexico in Los Angeles