El Paso, TX

July 30 – August 9, 2020 • El Paso, TX Twitter iconFacebook icon

Local Flavor I

Hosted by Zach Passero and Lucky McKee
Local Flavor
Saturday, August 3
Philanthropy Theatre
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Pozole still 8

The first installment of our annual local film/filmmaker showcase opens with Pozole, a Cinequest-winning, Academy Award-qualifying comedy from producer Jenn Garcia, a New Mexico State University grad, and director Jessica Mendez Siqueiros. It’s about a young Latina who doesn’t speak Spanish and doesn’t follow her cultural traditions. It will be followed by another Garcia production, Daytrip, based on a spoken word piece. Dakota Thomas’ One Last Scare evokes ‘80s horror films. Precognition is a thriller from producer Jonathan Gonzales (winner of last year’s first Audience Flavorite Local Flavor Award) and director Jesse Fraire. Skyler Carreon’s comedy Barksky & Muttch sends up a certain TV show and genre, with animals and puppets! Carlos H. Tejeda’s Until Death Tear Us Apart is a psychological thriller about a man haunted by an abusive relationship.

Tickets are on sale at the Plaza Theatre Box Office and Ticketmaster.com (service charges apply.)

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Rated: NR