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Enamorada (1946): A Mexican Film Classic Screening

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Dr. Jacqueline Ávila
University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Ciné Athens - 234 W Hancock Ave
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Admission: $5

Enamorada (A Woman in Love, Emilio Fernández, 1946), a riff on Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew set during the Mexican Revolution, returns to the big screen in a newly restored version. Chronicling the romance between a general and a spirited upper-class woman, the film is considered one of the classic Mexican cinema's finest. Dr. Jacqueline Ávila (University of Tennessee - Knoxville), author of Cinesonidos: Film Music and National Identity in Mexico's Época de Oro, will introduce the film. Restored by UCLA Film & Television Archive and The Film Foundation’s World Cinema Project in collaboration with Fundación Televisa AC and Filmoteca de la UNAM. Restoration funded by the Material World Charitable Foundation. Sponsored by UGA's Department of Theatre and Film Studies and Department of Romance Languages.

Un clásico del cine mexicano, Enamorada (Emilio Fernández, 1946), regresa a la pantalla grande en una versión restaurada. Esta adaptación de La Fierecilla Domada de Shakespeare ambientada durante la Revolución Mexicana cuenta el romance entre un general y la hija altiva de un hacendado. Dra. Jacqueline Ávila (Universidad de Tennessee - Knoxville), autora de Cinesonidos: Film Music and National Identity in Mexico's Época de Oro, presentará la película. Se proyectará con su diálogo original en español con subtítulos en inglés. La película fue restaurada por UCLA Film & Television Archive y The Film Foundation’s World Cinema Project en colaboración con Fundación Televisa y Filmoteca de la UNAM. Restauración patrocinada por la Material World Charitable Foundation. Proyección patrocinada por el Departamento de Teatro y Estudios de Cine y el Departamento de Lenguas Romances. 

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