LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes is hosting a FREE screening of the iconic film, La Bamba, which celebrates its 30th year since its release in 1987, about the life of early Chicano rocker Ritchie Valens written and directed by Luis Valdez starring Lou Diamond Phillips and Esai Morales.
Before the movie, attendees can enjoy live entertainment, Son Jarocho sounds of East L.A.'s Los Cambalache; spinning by David Cardena-degruvme; and Veracruz-inspired dance by Tierra Blanca Arts Center and Ballet Folklorico Eterna Juventud. Also, a panel discussion with the film's writer/director Luis Valdez, producer Taylor Hackford, and set designer Rosemary Brandenburg. The event is presented by AARP California, KCET and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The movie is Rated PG-13.
Saturday, October 14, 2017
6:00PM to 11:00PM
LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes 501 North Main Street Los Angeles, CA 90012