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Ollin Social Justice Film Series: El Norte (1983)

  • The Hollywood Theatre 4122 Northeast Sandy Boulevard Portland, OR, 97212 United States (map)

Join us for the third and final Ollin Film at The Historic Hollywood Theatre!

The Film: El Norte (1983)

Released in 1983, El Norte follows two indigenous youth who are forced to travel to America due to the repercussions of Guatemala’s brutal civil war. The film’s protagonists, Rosa and Enrique Xuncax, experience material and spiritual losses while on a journey north towards the fabled U.S.A. 

Serena Cruz, Executive Director at Virginia Garcia Memorial Foundation, will be in attendance for a post-film discussion on the film’s social justice themes.

 

When:

Thursday, April 13th at 7:30pm

Where:

The Hollywood Theatre

4122 NE Sandy Blvd
Portland, OR 97212

Admission

$9 general

$7 senior, student, or children