02 Oct Latin American Cinemateca of Los Angeles Presents “Cult Classics”
Featuring ‘Born in East L.A.’ at Mexican Consulate of Los Angeles
Friday November 10th, 2017
Vesper Public Relations. Los Angeles, CA. October 2017. Latin American Cinemateca of Los Angeles (LACLA) will present “Cult Classics” special event on Friday November 10, 2017.
This special event focuses on “Cult Classics” films that are known for their dedicated, passionate fan base, an elaborate subculture that engage in repeated viewings, quoting dialogue, and audience participation.
On this occasion presenting a special feature “Born in East L.A.” that 30 years later still remains a timely document of what it means to live in the United States as a Mexican-American. This year the film celebrates its 30th Anniversary.
This mini film festival experience with beverages, music, plus Q&A dialogue featuring special guests Mark Torres producer/host of Travel Tips for Aztlan on KPFK 90.7 FM & Marissa Montes Co-Director of the Loyola Immigrant Justice Clinics.
Also, special musical guest L.A. based singer-songwriter Nancy Sanchez who will perform songs off her most recent album “American Novio,” blending her unique blend of Jazz, Latin Alternative sounds.
Consulate General of Mexico in Los Angeles
2401 W 6th St, Los Angeles, CA 90057
6:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Pre-screening Reception & raffle
About LACLA: Latin American Cinemateca of Los Angeles ( LACLA) is a California non-profit organization dedicated to promoting cultural exchange through film by screening classic and contemporary films from Latin America and by USA Latinas and Latinos. LACLA also supports the film and media efforts of Los Angeles inner-city middle and high school students with its annual student film festival.
This program is made possible in part with funds from: LA Dept Cultural Affairs, LA County Arts Commission, Hollywood Foreign Press Association, Delta, Wells Fargo Community Grant.