IXCANUL (Volcano)

A marriage is arranged for seventeen-year-old María by her Kaqchikel parents.

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. an intimate and honest story of a brief moment in time of a family caught on the crossroads of tradition and modernity. "Ixcanul" was Guatemala's first entry in the Academy Awards for Foreign Language Film.

Directed by Jayro Bustamante

Starring María Mercedes Coroy, María Telón, Manuel Antún

Guatemala | 2015 | NR | 93 min

In Spanish with English subtitles.

A transporting, hypnotically beautiful debut feature. - Variety

A fascinating blend of modernity and ritual. IXCANUL is a delicious, strong brew. - The Guardian

Show Dates & Times:

10/25/16 - Tuesday

1:00 pm,
7:00 pm,

10/26/16 - Wednesday

7:00 pm,
Admission: 

$8.50/Adults, $7.50/Under 12, Seniors, Matinees

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