Final CineCulture screening to show ‘The Golden Dream,’ May 1

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Final CineCulture screening to show ‘The Golden Dream,’ May 1

=Fresno State’s CineCulture program will screen “The Golden Dream (La jaula de oro),” at 5 p.m. Friday, May 1 in the Leon S. and Pete P. Peters Educational Center in the Student Recreation Center. The film tells the story of three 15-year-olds who flee from Guatemala toward the U.S. with beliefs that they will find a better world, but they run into a harsh reality. The 108-minute film, the final screening of the semester, will be shown in Spanish and Tzotzil with English subtitles. Dr. Adan Avalos, an artist/film scholar and former Fresno State art professor and alumnus who now teaches in the Cinematic Arts Department at the University of New Mexico, will lead a free, public discussion following the film. Co-sponsors for the screening include the Chicano and Latin American Studies and Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures departments. Parking is free after 4 p.m. on Fridays. INFO: Dr. Mary Husain at 559.278.5702 or mhusain@csufresno.edu. See original press release.