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31 March 2024: Llévame en tus brazos


Llévame en tus brazos
Julio Bracho, 1954, 98 min
UK premiere of the new restoration

Introduced by Viviana García-Besné & Ehsan Khoshbakht

“After having been fired from a sugar mill, José can no longer marry Rita, the fisherman's daughter. When Rita agrees to marry the mill owner to save her father from ruin, violence looms large... Class conflicts and erotic torments – all in one visually stunning film!” – Locarno Film Festival

Never on Sunday is a series of screenings of rare classics, archive masterpieces, obscure delights and forgotten gems carefully curated and introduced by Ehsan Khoshbakht and taking place the last Sunday of each month at Close-Up.