Screens Special screenings

Mexican movies, cinema on the slab, and TX Filmmakers' grant writing workshop

Mexican Movies at the Instituto

Ladrón de Cadáveres / Thief of Cadavers
Dir. Fernando Méndez (1956)

Two professional wrestlers team up to capture a madman who is playing Dr. Frankenstein with dog brains and the bodies of dead athletes. Ladrón de Cadáveres will screen at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 15, and 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 18, at the Instituto de México, 600 Hemisfair Park. Admission is free.


Movies on the Slab

M
Dir. Fritz Lang (1931)

An ineffectual but omnipresent police manhunt is disrupting Germany's criminal underworld, which is moved to join in the search for a psychotic child murderer played by Peter Lorre. M will screen at dusk at the Slab at Probandt and Cevallos, across from La Tuna Icehouse. For more info, visit saevents.org/movies/index.htm. Admission is free.


Texas Filmmakers' Production Fund Grant Writing Workshop

The San Antonio College Radio, Television, and Film Department hosts a free workshop introduction to the Austin Film Society's annual grant program. Attendance is not mandatory for applicants, but required forms, attachments, and due dates will be covered. 7 p.m. Monday, May 16, Jean Longwith RTF Building, SAC campus, 1300 San Pedro.

For more info, visit austinfilm.org/tfpf/ or call 733-2793.


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