"Victimas del Pecado"/"Victims of Sin" (Il Cinema Ritrovato On Tour)

Legendary director Emilio “El Indio” Fernández’s classic cabaret melodrama centers on Afro-Caribbean music, showcasing its greatest star, the incandescent Ninón Sevilla. Considered one of the best films of Mexico’s cinematic Golden Age, the film explores the mysterious underworld of postwar Mexico City. Incudes stirring musical numbers by mambo king Damaso Perez Prado and singer Pedro Vargas.

Mexico/1951/B&W/90 minutes

DIRECTOR: Emilio Fernández

CAST: Ninón Sevilla, Tito Junco, Rodolfo Acosta, Rita Montaner

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Communication Arts Building, Mayer Theater
33.969626, -118.417267

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Recreation, Film, Special Events, Research


School of Film and Television




Free, Open to the Public


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