Dos Fridas

  • Dates: November 1, 2019
  • Venue: SECU Auditorium
  • Location: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607-6494
  • Phone: 919.715.5923
  • Times: 8pm
  • Admission: Free, ticket required.

About

2018) Directed by Ishtar Yasin Gutierrez. Maria de Medeiros, Ishtar Yasin Gutierrez, Grettel Mndez. (92 min.) Mixing reality with reverie, Dos Fridas follows the relationship of Frida Kahlo and her nurse, Judith, who cared for Kahlo at the end of her life. The film uses elements of surrealism, Mexican folklore and expressionism to capture the complex, turbulent relationship between the two women. This film is presented in partnership with the North Carolina Latin American Film Festival and in conjunction with the exhibition Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Mexican Modernism from the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection.