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Historias Del Canal (Panama Canal Stories)

Presented by Sociedad Hidalgo at Rio Theater, Overland Park KS

Sep 30 2017
Historias Del Canal (Panama Canal Stories) presented by Sociedad Hidalgo at ,

Five shorts spanning a century on lives impacted by the Panama Canal.

Watch this award-winning film as part of the XXVI Latin American Film Festival of Kansas City.

Directors: Carolina Borrero (1913), Pinky Mon (1950), Luis Franco Brantley (1964), Abner Benaim (1977), Pituga Ortega-Heilbron (2013) – 106 mins.

Discussion by: Louis Imperiale – University of Missouri Kansas City (UMKC)

Films are in Spanish with English subtitles. Group discussion after each film. Main funding for this program is provided by the Kansas Humanities Council, a nonprofit cultural

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Admission: $6.00 per person.

Passes to the five films will be available for $25 at the theatre on the first day of the Festival.

Cash only.

Contact: 913 383 8500


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Additional time info:

Program starts at 11 a.m. Doors open at 10:30 a.m.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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Rio Theater

7204 W. 80th Street, Overland Park, KS 66204

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