FLAMENCO ARTS FESTIVAL 2017 / OPENING NIGHT FILM
Directed by Carlos Saura
Special appearance by Patricia Guerrero
Spain / Musical / No dialog, just flamenco! / 97min / 2010
Family Friendly ticket prices: $12.50 and $10.50 for children 12 and under
Venue: Lobero Theatre, 33 E. Canon Perdido / Tickets: lobero.org or call 805.963.0761
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Directed by legendary Spanish filmmaker Carlos Saura, Flamenco Flamenco is a musical journey through a dynamic and universal art form that reaches far beyond the borders of flamenco and Spanish culture. Beautifully photographed by famed Academy Award-winning cinematographer Vittorio Storaro (Apocalpyse Now), Flamenco Flamenco showcases 21 powerful and dazzling performances by some of the greatest flamenco masters and young artists living today, including this year’s guest artist Patricia Guerrero
Before the film, Cristina Venegas, Associate Professor, UCSB Department of Film and Media Studies, will give a brief talk on the film and its director, Carlos Saura. After the film, Ms. Guerrero will make an appearance to talk about her experience working with Carlos Saura and her show to be performed at the Lobero Theatre on Saturday, Sept. 30.