James S. Copley Auditorium
Friday, 7:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. Pre-Film Lecture | 8:00 p.m. Film
Flor Silvestre (1943), which marked the return of Dolores del Rio to the big screen, explores the expressive nature of the Mexican landscape, as well as the revolution that shaped modern Mexico. Prior to the film Amy Galpin, Project Curator for American Art, will speak to some of the themes of the exhibition and the era now known as the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema, during which this film was made.This film is show in conjunction with our special exhibition Mexican Modern Painting from the Andrés Blaisten Collection, Estimated running time is 94 minutes.