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

Mosquita y Mari (2013)
Tuesday, April 9
The Cheney Room 3-308

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

About the film

Directed by Aurora Guerrero
US drama, 2012
Starring Fenessa Pineda and Venecia Troncoso
Running time 1 hour 25 minutes

When Yolanda Olveros meets her new neighbor Mari Rodriguez, all they see in each other are their differences. But despite their contrasting realities, Yolanda and Mari are soon brought together when Mari is threatened with expulsion after saving Yolanda from an incident at school. The girls forge a friendship that soon proves more complex than anticipated when the girls unexpectedly experience an intimate moment between them.


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: Canela (2020)