Free Family Fun – July 6
Friday, July 6, 10am to Midnight
Free All-Day Activities
FREE FILM SCREENINGS
in the Guadalupe Theater
1301 Guadalupe Street
10:00 a.m. – Senior Cinema
Coco (En Español)
Directed by Lee Unkrich
2017, USA, 109 min
Spanish with English Subtitles
Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector, and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history.
Cynthia Muñoz, 2018, USA, 3 min
Featuring The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s Mariachi Aztlán and Ballet Folklorico, El Relámpago is dedicated to Angel Hernandez Morales who passed away unexpectedly at the tender age of 25. The music video captures one of Angel’s final grand performances just two months prior to his passing.
2:00 p.m. – Youth Screening
The Future is Now: Youth Videos from San Antonio
Featuring the work of San Antonio area high school students. Participating programs include Cinema North East at North East School of the Arts, Cinema South San Antonio, Film School of San Antonio at Harlandale, John Marshall High School, Kenedy ISD, Saint Mary’s Hall Digital Cinema, Say Sí, and St. Mark’s School of Texas Film Studies in Dallas. Hosted by Máximo.
Directed by Jay Francisco Lopez
2017, USA, 100 min
Ripped from the headlines, Love Cecy takes audiences back to the cholo, freestyle culture of 1990’s Richmond, California as it retells the story of 15-year-old Cecilia Rios. The film follows Rios’ promising beginnings, striving to become a lawyer while keeping her cholo boyfriend off the streets, to its tragic end on March 14, 1994, when her brutal murder was chronicled by newspapers across the country.
Then join us outdoors in the Guadalupanita Plaza for
5:00pm to Midnight
1310 El Paso Street
Enjoy arts and craft vendors, food, break dancing, Latin music by DJ Despeinada and a Live set by queer punk band from McAllen, TX, Fantástico!