Millsaps Academic Complex - Room 137
THE FACILITATOR (El facilitador) - March 1 @ 7:00 pm
Victor Arregui / Ecuador, Chile, USA / 83 min / 2014 / Spanish with English subtitles
When successful businessman Miguel discovers he is sick, he asks his estranged daughter Elena to come back to Ecuador. She complies, but maintains a cold and distant relationship with him. After a close call with the law, Miguel sends her to spend some time with her grandfather at the family's estate, where she meets childhood friend Galo, who involves her in local politics, where she will gradually understand that among family secrets, crimes, corruption, and dark perversions, commitment and beauty can emerge.