Advertisement

mexican cinema

PRIMER PLANO

People celebrate Guillermo del Toro's triumph at the Oscars, in Guadalajara, Mexico, Mar. 5, 2018. EPA-EFE/Carlos Zepeda

Los habitantes de esta ciudad mexicana salieron a la calle para festejar las dos estatuillas ganadas por el cineasta local Guillermo del Toro en la ceremonia de los Oscars por su película "The Shape of Water".  

Michel Franco: "Let's go ahead and make something Hollywood-style, but in Mexico.'"

 05/16/2017 - 05:05
 Mexican film director Michel Franco, during an interview with EFE in Mexico City, Mexico on May 12, 2017. EFE/Mario Guzman

At the premiere of his latest movie at the Cannes Film Festival, famous Mexican director Michel Franco noted a trend to make gringo-style movies in Mexico, something he rated as a big mistake. His new movie, "April's Daughter", tells the story of a pregnant teenager.

Plain Text Author: 
EFE