<i>The Devil Never Sleeps (El Diablo nunca duerme)</i>. 1996. Directed by Lourdes Portillo
  • El Diablo nunca duerme

    1996. Lourdes Portillo. 82 min.

  • Sometimes My Feet Go Numb

    1997. Lourdes Portillo. 5 min.

Thursday, June 28, 2012, 7:00 p.m.

Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2

  • El Diablo nunca duerme

    1996. Directed by Lourdes Portillo. Portillo’s tio, Oscar Ruiz Almeida, was found dead of a gunshot wound to the head in Chihuahua, Mexico. His widow declared his death a suicide, but his family suspected murder. Portillo follows the mystery in the form of a telenovela to capture the nuances of Mexican social and family order in this personal investigation of her uncle’s death. Recently remastered. In Spanish, English; English subtitles. 82 min.

  • Sometimes My Feet Go Numb

    1997. Directed by Lourdes Portillo. Men and women undergoing drug treatment for HIV speak out for quality medical care. African American poet Wayne Corbitt eloquently expresses his experience of the disease. 5 min.

In the Film exhibition Lourdes Portillo: La Cineasta Inquisitiva

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