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The Reel Film Club: Rock, Paper, Scissors – Venezuela

August 27, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

$2 - $30

Enjoy traditional Venezuelan food catered by Aripos plus wine and beer followed by the screening of the 29th Chicago Latino Film Festival box office hit ‘Rock, Paper, Scissors’ (Piedra, papel o tijera).

Venezuela, 2012, 110 min.
Director: Hernán Jabes
Spanish with English subtitles

Hector, a well-to-do commercial pilot, discovers that his wife has been unfaithful during his long absences; Christian, an informal worker who lives with his girlfriend Valentina in a working class neighborhood, promises a local criminal to safeguard a package. Desperate to pay off some outstanding debts, Christian kidnaps Hector’s son, unleashing a chain of events that will prove tragic for all parties involved. Venezuela’s official entry to this year’s Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film, “Rock, Paper, Scissors” is a powerfully intense urban drama.

Details

Date:
August 27, 2013
Time:
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$2 - $30
Event Category:

Venue

Facets Cinémathéque
1517 W Fullerton Ave
Chicago , IL United States

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