Opening Night Film
Special appearance by Patricia Guerrero
Date/TimeThursday, September 28 at 7:00pm
Directed by legendary Spanish filmmaker Carlos Saura, Flamenco Flamenco is a musical journey through a dynamic and universal art form that reaches far beyond the borders of flamenco and Spanish culture. Beautifully photographed by famed Academy Award-winning cinematographer Vittorio Storaro (Apocalpyse Now), Flamenco Flamenco showcases 21 powerful and dazzling performances by some of the greatest flamenco masters and young artists living today, including this year’s guest artist Patricia Guerrero.
Before the film, Cristina Venegas, Associate Professor UCSB Department of Film and Media Studies, will give a brief talk on the film and its director, Carlos Saura. After the film, Guerrero will make an appearance to talk about working with Carlos Saura and her show to be performed at the Lobero Theatre on Saturday, Sept. 30.
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Spain / Musical / No dialog, just flamenco! / 97min / 2010