International Film Series Announces Spanish Film Club Screenings

The screenings will highlight Spanish contributions to film throughout February.

WHAT: Texas Tech University International Film Series Spanish Film Club Series first screening of the season.

WHEN: 5 p.m. Monday (Feb. 16)

WHERE: Human Sciences Building, Room 169.

EVENT: The screening of “El Regresso” (The Return) will open the Spanish Film Club Series sponsored by the Texas Tech International Film Series, the Thomas Jay Harris Institute for Hispanic and International Communication and the Texas Tech Department of Classical and Modern Languages and Literature.

“El Regresso,” directed by Herman Jimenez, tells the story of a man's life-changing return to his home in San Jose, California where he comes face-to-face with the issues that drove him from home in the first place.

Four other films will be screened throughout February: “Un Cuento Chino” (Chinese Takeaway) on Feb. 18; “Wilaya” on Feb. 20; “Zona Sur” (Southern District) on Feb. 23 and “Post Mortem” on Feb. 24.

All screenings begin at 5 p.m. and will be held in Room 169 of the Human Sciences building. They are free and open to the public, but seating is limited.

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CONTACT: Robert Peaslee, coordinator, International Film Studies program, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-2562 or robert.peaslee@ttu.edu.