Please join us on February 5th for a screening of Sundance (2006) indie feature film La Tragedia de Macario. Writer/Director Pablo Veliz will be IN ATTENDANCE for a Q&A and to talk about the upcoming premiere of his latest feature Boys of Ghost Town which is set in Houston. first [email protected]'s is always a great networking opportunity or simply a chance to get together with or meet new filmmakers and creative people. This FREE evening is not to be missed because you won't get to see these film anywhere else! Please arrive early, screening begins promptly at 8:30PMish.
*Director Pablo Veliz will be IN ATTENDANCE, February 5, 2009 @ 8:30PM: Always FREE Admission!
La Tragedia de Macario - by Pablo Veliz (70 min., Mini-DV)
A film inspired by the true events of immigrants from Mexico exhausting every effort to find a better life in the United States and paying the ultimate price as they attempt to cross the borders into a new world. This movie is dedicated to those nineteen "workers" who were suffocated to death in the Hell of a trailer in Victoria, Texas on May 14, 2003.
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Added by HoustonFilmCommission on January 27, 2009