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The life of Costa Rican born Mexican singer Chavela Vargas, who gained worldwide fame for her beauty and charm and her interpretation of traditional ranchera music.
Chavela is the captivating look at the unconventional life of beloved performer Chavela Vargas, whose passionate renditions of Mexican popular music and triumphant return to the stage late in life brought her international fame.
“Catherine Gund and Daresha Kyi’s documentary Chavela is both a celebration of the rough but ultimately triumphant life of Mexican ranchera singer Chavela Vargas.” – SF Weekly
“In Chavela, Catherine Gund and Daresha Kyi have crafted a documentary that works just as well as an introduction to the legendary ranchera singer as it does a fond remembrance for those who knew her well.” – Film Inquiry
“Throughout Chavela, onscreen translations of lyrics accompany concert clips. A literal understanding of the songs is hardly necessary, though. The emotion in the performance says everything we need to know.” – Los Angeles Times
“Loaded with concert footage, interviews with friends, and terrific photos, this well-balanced documentary directed by Gund and Daresha Kyi celebrates the woman and the legend…” – Variety
Runtime: 96 minutes
Director: Catherine Gund; Daresha Kyi
Country: USA / Mexico / Spain
Language: Spanish w/ English subtitles
Friday, December 8: 11:00AM, 3:00, 7:00
Saturday, December 9: 2:00, 8:15
Sunday, December 10: 11:00AM, 10:30
Monday, December 11: 1:00, 5:00, 9:00
Tuesday, December 12: 11:00AM, 3:00, 7:00
Wednesday, December 13: 1:00, 5:00, 9:00
Thursday, December 14: 11:00AM, 3:00, 7:00
$11 General Admission / $8.50 Students & Seniors / $7.50 Members. Tickets available at box office or online:
Only at Digital Gym CINEMA in North Park.
2921 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92104.
(Off 805 Freeway on corner of 30th Street and El Cajon Blvd.)
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