Programa AMAAC “Voices and subjects of Mexican cinema, an encounter with our reality”. Season: “The end of the Independence”.
Cast: José María de Tavira, Marcello Mazzarella and Ariell Dombasle.
At the end of the 18th century in New Spain. The events take place in Mexico City, which is inhabited by adventurers, natives and Europeans. Jerónimo Marani, a court choreographer; Giovanni, his mestizo son; and Victoria, the daughter of the most important family of the city and who is in love with Giovanni. They both experience love and coolness, court intrigues, popular claims and libertarian aspirations. Mexican Independence is a few years away.