Film & Discussion: Even The Rain

Thursday, September 28

Time: 6:30 p.m. — 8:30 p.m.

Location: Roesch Library Collab Space

(Spanish: También la Lluvia) is a 2010 Spanish drama film directed by Icíar Bollaín about Mexican director Sebastián (Gael García Bernal) and executive producer Costa (Luis Tosar) who travel to Bolivia to shoot a film depicting Christopher Columbus’s conquest. Sebastián and Costa unexpectedly land themselves in a moral crisis when they and their crew arrive at Cochabamba, Bolivia, during the intensifying 2000 Cochabamba protests, which their key native actor Daniel (Juan Carlos Aduviri) persistently leads. Facilitator: Gabriela Pickett.

Refreshments provided

Co-sponsored by University of Dayton Libraries and Welcome Dayton

Contact Information:

Name:  Carlos Stewart
Phone:  937-229-3689