Ibero-American and WXGS film series features films by women directors in the Spanish speaking world.

La camarista / The Chambermaid (2018)
Tuesday, March 19
The Cheney Room 3-308

In Spanish with English subtitles. Free and open to MIT undergraduates.

About the film

Directed by Lila Avilés
Mexican drama, 2018
Starring Gabriela Cartol, Agustina Quinci, Teresa Sánchez and Alán Uribe
Running time 102 minutes

The first feature film of director Lila Avilés, La Camarista (The Chambermaid) depicts the day-to-day life of Eve, a maid in an upscale hotel in Mexico City looking for her place in the world, trying to get ahead in her many aspirations. This intimate portrayal of female workers in the service industry, offering the viewers the opportunity to reflect on these sometimes invisibilized jobs.


Ibero-American and WXGS film series

Held at 5:30pm in The Cheney Room 3-308
Feb. 20: Yuli (2018)
March 19: La camarista / The Chambermaid (2018)
April 9: Mosquita y Mari (2012)
May 7: TBA