McNay Art Museum
6000 North New Braunfels San Antonio Texas 78209
San Antonio, TX 78209
6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012
Galleries | Art,
Movies | Film
Cantinflas is a member of the Military Aviation Academy on a 24-hour leave. When he visits the ranch where he left his sweetheart, former employers try to marry him off to their daughter. Cantinflas tries every trick in the book to avoid the marriage. Mexico. 1947. Spanish with English subtitles, 96 min., B/W. Not rated.
The McNay Contemporary Collectors Forum (MCCF) presents GET REEL, a program featuring critically acclaimed independent and foreign films and videos. From October through December, GET REEL celebrates Mexico’s legendary comic Mario Moreno “Cantinflas” in films that span three decades of his career.
Admission is free. Some films may not be appropriate for all audiences.