Wednesday Night at the Cinematheque
LatinAuteur — Cinema from
Spain to Latin America
(prod. Salma Hayek; dir. Julie Taymor, Wtr. Gregory Nava, 2002, Mexico), 123 mins.
Salma Hayek stars in this biography of Frida Kahlo, the renowned Mexican artist who channeled her seering physical pain into her paintings, while navigating her tempestuous marriage to artist Diego Rivera (Alfred Molina).
BIOGRAPHY, DRAMA, ROMANCE.
AFI Movie of the Year. Winner of BAFTA Film Award. Nominated for six Academy Awards.