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Shuswap Film Society - Since 1974


Country: Mexico/USA
Language: Spanish with subtitles
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
Runtime: 135 minutes
Rating: PG
Saturday, February 16 @ 7:30pm
Wednesday, February 20 @ 4:00pm

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A remarkable movie about a year in the life of a family living in a middle class neighbourhood in Mexico City during the 1970s. Cleo is a domestic worker who also serves as nanny to the three children in the family. She’s a hard worker and everyone appreciates her. In fact, it’s Cleo who holds the family together, even as she faces almost insurmountable problems of her own with courage and grace. Won Best Foreign Language Film, 2019 Golden Globe Awards. Best Picture and Best Foreign Language Nominee, 2019 Academy Awards.

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