Spanish Film Festival
Tuesday, Oct. 2, 7-9:30 p.m.
THE CANDIDATE (El candidato) Presenter: Dr. Myriam Osorio, MLLC Daniel Hendler/Argentina/Spanish with English subtitles In this timely political comedy Martín Marchand retreats to his lavish, secluded family estate to start prepping his candidacy for office. In order to distance himself from the reputation of his father, he decides to form a new party that speaks for the common man, and hires a team of PR hotshots to craft his new image. Soon after their arrival, however the team assigned to form his media presence, begin to elicit Martín’s suspicion, and paranoia slowly takes hold.
Presented by Memorial University of Newfoundland & LACS