Foreign Cinema Series – Volver Jefferson Theatre • Monday, June 19, 2017

Foreign Cinema Series – Volver Jefferson Theatre • Monday, June 19, 2017

The Foreign Cinema Series continues Monday, June 19, with the 2006 Spanish drama Volver at the historic Jefferson Theatre in downtown Beaumont. Directed by Pedro Almodóvar, the Spanish film stars Penélope Cruz as Raimunda, a working-class woman in Madrid along with her husband and 14-year-old daughter. The parents of Raimunda and her sister Paula perished in a fire years ago. After a murder and a family tragedy, Raimunda’s mother’s spirit materializes to help comfort them. Cruz was nominated for Best Actress at the Academy Awards, making her the first Spanish woman ever to be nominated in that category. The movie is 2 hours and 1 minute and Rated R. For more information, view beaumontcityevents.com or call (409) 838-3435. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the movie begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5. Beer, wine and other concessions will be available.

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