Films on the Green: Chavela (Virtual Screening)

July 19 2021 — 8:30pm – 9:45pm

#FilmsOnTheGreen
Film in French with English subtitles

Chavela explores the life of Chavela Vargas, a beloved performer whose passionate renditions of Mexican popular music and triumphant return to the stage late in life brought her international fame. In the final years of her life, Chavela comes out as lesbian and rises into her momentous third act, becoming a muse to Pedro Almodóvar, earning a Lifetime Achievement Grammy, and selling out performances at the prestigious concert halls in Paris!

Reserve your free ticket now for this virtual screening!

Presented in partnership with the Mexican Cultural Institute of New York and Cinema Tropical.

**Access to the virtual platform is based on location; only people within a 30-mile radius of New York City can access the screening. The screening has a limited number of tickets available.**