UCF History Department: by Category “Entertainment”

  • Latin American/Latinx Film Festival: OPERATION E (Operación E)

    VAB Auditorium

    This film is part of the 2nd Latin American/Latinx Film Festival.  The film Operation E is in Spanish with English subtitles. With Luis Tosar, Martina García. A controversial film in Colombia due to the real event on which it is based (the kidnapping of Clara Rojas and Ingrid Betancourt), Operation E was at risk of being banned but was finally …

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  • Latin American/Latinx Film Festival: A Bruddah's Mind (Cabeça De Nêgo)

    VAB Auditorium

    This film is part of the 2nd Latin American/Latinx Film Festival.  This film is in Portuguese with English subtitles. With Lucas Limeira, Nicoly Mota, Jennifer Joingley, Mayara Braga. Synopsis: After Saulo's reaction to a racial insult from a classmate, his teachers describe him as a young delinquent and swiftly attempt to expel him ignoring his usually calm and articular demeanor.  …

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  • Latin American/Latinx Film Festival: Machuca

    Virtual

    This film is part of the 2nd Latin American/Latinx Film Festival. Pleae note that this film will be available ONLINE ONLY. The film is in Spanish with English subtitles. With Matías Quer, Ariel Mateluna, and Manuela Martelli. Synopsis: The story takes place in Santiago, Chile in 1973 in the days leading up to the military coup, and is based on …

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  • Latin American/Latinx Film Festival: 3 BEAUTIES (3 Bellezas)

    VAB Auditorium

    This film is part of the 2nd Latin American/Latinx Film Festival.  In Spanish with English subtitles. With Diana Peñalver, Josette Vidal, Fabiola Arace. Synopsis: From the country that boasts over 600 beauty pageants comes 3 Beauties, a scathing satire of Venezuela's fixation with beauty and its relation to social status. Perla is the single mother of two competitive daughters, products …

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