El Brindis/ To Life

Saturday, Oct. 6 @ 2:00pm
Harn Museum of Art – Chandler Auditorium

Chile, 2007 (100 min)
Spanish W/ English Sub-titles: Rated NR
Director: Shai Agosin
Introduction by: Dr. Lillian Guerra
Sponsored by: UF Center for Jewish Studies and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Chile

Synopsis/Summary: “El Brindis,” a 2007 film by Chilean filmmaker Shai Agosin, tells the story of Emilia, a Mexican woman who travels to Chile to meet her estranged father who is preparing for his late bar mitzvah. Things get complicated when Emilia starts a forbidden romance with the local rabbi.