Arts, Culture & Fun: Screening of Las Marthas with Filmmakers
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
6:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
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Watch a special preview screening of Las Marthas with the filmmakers!
Producer/Director Cristina Ibarra and Producer Erin Ploss-Campoamor will present the film.
Dating from the aftermath of the US-Mexican War, the annual debutante ball in Laredo, Texas is unlike any other. Las Marthas follows two Mexican American girls carrying this gilded tradition on their shoulders during a time of economic uncertainty and tension over immigration.
Q & A to follow the screening.
Free and open to the public. RSVP at Cultureartsfun@parks.nyc.gov or (718) 349-0444.