Director: Iliana Sosa > Real Women Have Curves
USA * 77 min. * Feature
Written by Josefina Lopez (Real Women Have Curves), this drama centers around two very different people on opposite sides of the immigration debate who find themselves lost in the desert. Under such drastic circumstances, the rhetoric of political ideology and judgement fade away to reveal the humanity and compassion necessary to understand another’s perspective.
Stars: Carey Fox, Alexandra Lemus, Enrique Morones
Panel: Native Women FilmLab Conversation Series “Native Women & Chicanas UNITE!”
* Josefina López, Executive Producer (Writer of Detained in the Desert & Real Women Have Curves, founded Casa 101 Theatre)
* Iliana Sosa, Director and Screen Adapter (Detained in the Desert)
* Carey Fox, Actor (Detained in the Desert)
* Enrique Morones, Actor (Detained in the Desert)
* Evelina Fernandez (Award-winning actor and writer. Found her niche in Chicano Theater. Ms. Fernandez has starred in film roles with Edward James Olmos, Paul Rodriguez and Cheech Marin.
Event Date: Saturday, March 29, 2014
Event Producer: Red Nation Celebration Institute
Event Location: Laemmle ‘Music Hall’ Theatre | 9036 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills
Event Times: 7:30pm
Admission: $7.00 per ticket, per person