Tuesday, March 19, 2019 6:00 PM
Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs
Program on Latin America and the Caribbean
Algún lugar - Film Screening and Discussion
About to graduate from high school, Oliver, Moises, and Hemingway go on an emotional journey through the Dominican Republic in search of their life calling. Oliver needs to arrive at all costs in the remote town of Pedernales to say goodbye to his high school sweetheart before she moves away to New York. Hemingway seeks to escape his oppressive family and become a real writer in a society that despises authors. Moises is documenting the trip as a last tribute to his love of photography before enrolling in a career in civil engineering. A series of adventures triggered by strangers they meet on the road unexpectedly change their travel plans, causing the journey that began as a celebration of their friendship to end as a final farewell.
Directed by Guillermo Zouain
Written by Wendy Muñiz and Guillermo Zouain
This film screening and discussion is part of PLACA Cinelatte Series. The screening will be followed by a discussion with by Wendy Muñiz and Guillermo Zouain.
Sponsoring Departments: Program on Latin America and the Caribbean (PLACA), Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs,
Funds from the College of Arts and Sciences, Latino-Latin American Studies
Program (LLAS), and the Lino Novás Calvo Fund
from Department of Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
For more information, contact Havva Karakas-Keles, email@example.com