Smith Rafael Film Center - The Desert Bride


Showing from May 20th - 24th.

Paulina Garcia (Gloria) stars as Teresa, who has worked for 30 years as a live-in maid for a family in Buenos Aires. When her employers sell their house, she is forced to take a job in a distant town and embark on a long bus journey through the desert. Along the way, she loses her bag with all her belongings. However, after enlisting the help of gregarious traveling salesman El Gringo (Claudio Rissi), what seemed like the end of her world ultimately proves to be her salvation. The charm of the two lead actors fills the vast desert landscape with warmth and color. In Spanish with English subtitles. Writers/Directors: Cecilia Atán, Valeria Pivato. (Argentina/Chile 2017) 78 min.

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Adult - $11.50, Child/Senior - $8.25. Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center, 1118 Fourth Street, San Rafael, CA 94901