Events in September 2016
Bright Lights: Rosa Chumbe with director and actress via Skype
Sep2920167:00 pm - 10:00 pmParamount Center
Bright Family Screening Room
Sponsored by Department of Visual and Media Arts with Boston Latino Film Festival
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Directed by Jonathan Relayze, drama, 75 minutes, Peru, 2015.
Co-presented with the Boston Latino Film Festival
Rosa Chumbe is a mature police officer with both a gambling and a drinking problem. She lives with her daughter Sheyla, who has a little baby. One day, after a big fight between them, Sheyla steals her mother's savings and storms out of the house leaving her baby behind. Rosa is forced to spend some time with her grandson. Something changes inside her heart of stone. However, everything takes a wrong turn one night. Only a miracle can save her.
Discussion with director Jonathan Relayze and actress Liliana Trujillo to follow via Skype.