Spanish Film Series

Spanish Film Series

"Julieta" (2016, drama)

3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7

Told in flashbacks of over 30 years of guilt and grief, this tender melodrama based on three Alice Munro short stories is Pedro Almodóvar’s best film in a decade.

Director: Pedro Almodóvar

Stars: Emma Suárez, Adriana Ugarte, Inma Cuesta, Darío Grandinetti, Michelle Jenner and Rossy de Palma

"Sin Rodeos" ("Empowered") (2018, drama)

3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19

She discovers that telling things bluntly can lead to forms of liberation.

Director: Santiago Segura

Stars: Maribel Verdú, Santiago Segura and Cristina Pedroche

"Selfie" (2017, comedy) 

3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9

When a wealthy politician goes to prison after being accused of corruption, his family is evicted from their home and his son worries about his future. Aimless and misguided, he is put in situations viewed through a sharp and satirical lens. 

Director: Víctor García León

Stars: Santiago Alverú and Macarena Sanz

(no subtitles)

Murphy McGary
School of International Letters and Cultures
Wrigley Hall, room 101