April 13-26, 2012!
The CLFF is produced every April by the International Latino Cultural Center of Chicago, a pan-Latino, nonprofit, multidisciplinary arts organization dedicated to developing, promoting and increasing awareness of Latino culture among Latinos and other communities by presenting a wide variety of art forms. During the festival, films from all of Latin America, Brazil, Spain and Portugal are screened throughout the city.
Opening Night- Friday, April 13, 2012
AMC River East 21, 322 E. Illinois St.
Year of Grace / Año de Gracia
Spain, 2011, 87 min.
Director: Ventura Pons
Catalan with subtitles
David is in his early twenties and is given the opportunity to escape his small-town problems. Newly arrived in Barcelona, he meets Gràcia (Rosa Maria Sardà) a bitter old woman in her late sixties, who offers him free room in exchange for his companionship. They will soon realize they have more in common than meets the eye!