*El socio*. 1946. Mexico. Directed by Roberto Gavaldón. Courtesy Filmoteca de la UNAM

El socio. 1946. Mexico. Directed by Roberto Gavaldón. Screenplay by Tito Davison and Jenaro Prieto. With Hugo del Carril, Gloria Marín, Nelly Montiel. In Spanish; English subtitles. 106 min.

The popular Argentine singer Hugo del Carril stars in this stylish early Gavaldón effort, as an ambitious young man who discovers that having a fictitious business partner makes his deal-making easier—particularly if the partner has an Anglo-Saxon name.

  1. Sunday, April 28,
    6:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2
  2. Thursday, April 25,
    7:00 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T1, Theater 1