Cabañas Cinema

 

 

Cabeza de vaca

Director:
Nicolás Echevarría
País, Año:
Mexico, 1991
Duración:
98 min.
Género:
action/historic.
Clasificación:
B15
Funciones:
May 25, 19:00 hrs.
Entradas:
Free admission.
Set in 1527, during the first years of the Spanish Conquest. Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, treasurer of Charles I of Spain, boards Pánfilo de Narváez’s expedition to Florida. The expedition shipwrecks at the shores of Louisiana, where Alvar is made prisoner and turned into a slave. After withstanding all sorts of humiliation, he is set free. Alvar then finds four of his shipmates and together they undertake a four-year-journey that ends in what is currently Sinaloa.

Eréndidra Ikikunari

Director:
Juan Mora Catlett
País, Año:
México, 2006
Duración:
117 min.
Género:
adventure/drama/ fantasy
Clasificación:
PG13
Funciones:
May 26, 19:00 hrs
Entradas:
Free admission.
The film recounts the legend of Eréndira, a young Purepecha woman from the 16th century, at the time of the Spanish Conquest, who resisted the oppression of the Spanish over their territories as well as the social structures that forbid women from taking part in war, becoming a symbol of the resistance and protection of one’s culture. Four nominations, including Best Costume Design and Best Make-up at the Ariel Awards 2006.

Epitafio

Director:
Rubén Ymaz e Yulene Olaizola
País, Año:
Mexico, 2015
Duración:
82 min.
Género:
Drama/historic
Clasificación:
Funciones:
May 27, 19:00 hrs.
Entradas:
Free admission.
In 1519, before arriving to the Mexica capital of Mexico-Tenochtitlan, three Spanish conquistadors climb to the top of the Popocatepetl, a 5400-meter-high volcano. The climb is difficult as they face the strength of nature and the fear of the unknown, while their mission is of great importance for the armies of Hernán Cortés. Nominated for Best Photography and Best Costume Design at the Ariel Awards 2016.

499

Director:
Rodrigo Reyes
País, Año:
Mexico, 2020
Duración:
87 min.
Género:
documentary/drama
Clasificación:
PG13
Funciones:
May 28, 17:00 hrs.
Entradas:
Free admission.
Five centuries after the Spanish Conquest, a ghostly conquistador arrives to the modern-day Mexico. As he goes deep into the capital, he remembers events from the past, and comes across the testimonies of real people: survivors of contemporary violence. As the past and the present intertwine, the haunting image of colonialism’s legacy in the modern world takes shape.

La carga

Director:
Alan Jonsson
País, Año:
México, 2016
Duración:
94 min.
Género:
drama/romance.
Clasificación:
B15
Funciones:
May 28, 19:00 hrs.
Entradas:
Free Admission.
María Valverde, Horacio García Rojas, Eric Francés, Gerardo Taracena. A story filled with action and romance set in New Spain at the end of the 16th century. It recounts the intense and dynamic journey of a Tlamemeh and a young Spanish woman of noble birth through the New World as they look for justice. Throughout their journey, the tension and differences between the protagonists smooth out and affection grows. Nominated for seven awards at the Ariel Awards 2016.