Summer 1993 (Estiu 1993)


In Carla Simón's touching autobiographical film, six-year-old Frida looks on in silence as the last objects from her recently deceased mother's apartment in Barcelona are placed in boxes. Although her aunt, uncle, and younger cousin Anna welcome her with open arms, it's only very slowly that Frida begins to get used to her new home in the countryside. Punctuated by moments of youthful exuberance and mature ruminations, this coming of age drama, set amongst summery hues, is an extraordinarily moving snapshot of being a child in an adult world, anchored by flawless performances by its two young stars.

In Catalan, with English subtitles.

Presented by the After Hours Film Society at the Tivoli Theatre on Monday, September 24th at 7:30 pm. Admission $6 members, $10 non-members.


Release Date: September 24th, 2018 Genre: Drama Actors: Laia Artigas, Paula Blanco, Etna Campillo, Bruna Cusí Rating: NR Runtime: 1:37
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