Third film in S&T Hispanic Film Series to screen in March

The Hispanic Film Series offered by the Missouri University of Science and Technology arts, languages, and philosophy department will continue this March with a viewing of the drama “Here and There.”

The film, which is free and open to the public, begins at 7 p.m. Friday, March 10, in Room 104 Physics Building on the Missouri S&T campus. The film will be screened in Spanish with English subtitles.

“Here and There” tells the story of working father Pedro who has just returned home after years of working in the United States. He finds his two children older and more standoffish than he imagined and his wife just as he remembered her. After returning to his hometown of Guerrero, Mexico, Pedro begins mentoring a teenager who hopes to immigrate to the United States. The film is a story of hope, memory, and the way loss colors what we leave behind.

Released in 2012, the film is a production of Spain.

For more information about the Hispanic Film Series, contact Dr. Jorge Porcel, associate professor of arts, languages, and philosophy at Missouri S&T and series organizer, at porcelj@mst.edu or call 573-341-4869.

The S&T Hispanic Film Series is sponsored by Pragda, Spain Arts and Culture, U.S. Department of Education Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language Program, the Missouri S&T College of Arts, Science, and Business; and the Missouri S&T arts, languages, and philosophy department.

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