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Young People’s Global Film Series: Cinnamon

Event Info
Date: Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Location: Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts
Time: 1:00pm
General Admission: $5 includes movie ticket, snack and drink

Recommended for ages 10 and above (In Spanish with English subtitles)

El Molcajete, a traditional Mexican restaurant in downtown Mexico City, is the pride and joy of Maria’s grandmother, Dona Tere. When Maria’s mother suddenly passes away, Dona Tere mourns the loss of her daughter and stops working at the restaurant. The new chef changes the menu and introduces a modern, trendy cuisine. Maria must find a way to bring her grandmother back to the restaurant before the traditional flavors, ingredients, and cooking secrets are lost forever.

Mexico; Rated PG (mild thematic elements involving the death of a parent); Directed by Jordi Mariscal (2013); 100 minutes

About the Young People’s Global Film Series

An Appalachian Summer Festival embarks on adventures around the world with a series featuring films from Ireland, Australia, France, South Africa and Mexico. Dr. John Pfeifer will present a brief introduction prior to each film.


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