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Special Screening: Ixcanul (Volcano)

Date & Time:
March 8, 2018 | 7:00 pm
John Dutton Theatre, Calgary Public Library Central Location

Join LARC and the Calgary Public Library for a special screening of the award-winning film Ixcanul (2015) by director Jayro Bustamante. María, a seventeen-year-old Mayan (Kaqchikel) girl, lives on the slopes of an active volcano in Guatemala. An arranged marriage awaits her, but her suitor must first spend months working in the city. It is a world María knows nothing of, but is forced to grapple with when problems arise. Following the film there will be Q&A and discussion led by local experts. 

In Kaqchikel & Spanish with English subtitles. 1hr33mins in total.  Free and open event.  Thursday March 8 @ 7pm, at the John Dutton Theatre, Central location of the Calgary Public Library 616 Macleod Trail SE.