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Mexican Spotlight – The Grand Promise

The Triangle | 1h 20m 0s

Date: Wednesday, May 2, Time: 7:45 pm to 9:05 pm

The Grand Promise

A young man must—as a last resort—kidnap his own newborn daughter to prevent her custody from falling into the wrong hands. Outrunning the authorities, he sacrifices his citizenship and career by retreating to Europe after leaving his child in the care of his close friends in Mexico. Decades later, he must find a way home—whatever the cost.

Film Only Ticket: $20

 


 

LATIN SHOWCASE CELEBRATION

Please join us for the Newport Beach Film Festival’s Latino Showcase Celebration, honoring the best in Latin filmmaking. Hosted by OC Weekly, featuring top entertainment and hors-d’oeuvres prepared by award-winning Orange County restaurants. Hosted bar by Tito’s Vodka and Tequila Herradura.

POST PARTY DETAILS:

Start Time: 9:30pm

Location: Time Nightclub

1875 Newport Blvd B245
Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Cost: Film + Party Ticket: $45

FILM INFORMATION:
DIRECTOR: Jorge Ramirez-Suarez
PRODUCERS: Jorge Ramirez-Suarez
CINEMATOGRAPHER: Martin Boege
SCREENWRITER: Jorge Ramirez-Suarez, Klaas Bense
EDITOR: Adriana Martinez, Jorge Ramirez-Suarez
MUSIC: Rodrigo Flores Lopez
LANGUAGE: Spanish with English Subtitles
VENUE: The Triangle
CAST:

Juan Manuel Bernal

Illithya Manzanilla

Sam Trammell

Sofia Espionsa

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