Friday, March 24, 2017
East Building, SECU Auditorium
(1946) Directed by Roberto Gavaldón. Dolores del Rio, Agustín Irusta, Victor Junco. (98 min.) In Spanish with English subtitles. DCP.
What would film noir be without the evil twin? Hollywood refugee Dolores del Rio returns to her native Mexico for the meaty roles she could no longer land in Tinseltown, like this one about a struggling working girl’s obsession with her rich and heedless sister.
“A cruel and perfect film” (Village Voice).