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Film Series: Central do Brasil (Central Station)

Date & Time:
November 29, 2018 | 7:00 pm
SS 203

Join LARC for the final screening of our fall series of classic cinema with the highly-acclaimed Brazilian film Central do Brasil (Central Station, 1998). When a young boy witnesses his mother's accidental death, a lonely, retired school-teacher reluctantly takes the child under her wing. An emotive journey of a former school teacher, who writes letters for illiterate people, and a young boy, whose mother has just died, as they search for the father he never knew.Q&A with a local expert will follow the screening. 

In Portuguese with English subtitles. 1hr 55mins in total. Free and open event. Thursday November 29, 2018 @ 7pm, SS 203.