Location: Redstone Theater
Dir. Maria Novaro. Mexico. 2017, 95 min. DCP. Jazmine Bárcenas, Julieta Bárcenas, Jacinta Chavez. Seven year-old Dylan moves with his family to the small village of Barra de Potosi on the Mexican Pacific Coast where they are welcomed by a diverse and close-knit community living on the white sandy beach. While working on a school project, Dylan learns about Sir Francis Drake’s bounty from 400 years ago. He and his new friends are certain that if they find the right map and ‘the X’, they’ll recover pirate treasure. The kids’ expedition includes many enviable distractions: a baby sea turtles hatch, playful hermit crabs, local music, a wildlife refuge, family meals at a beach cafe. When they finally boat out to find Drake’s treasure, they discover something even more valuable. View trailer.
Tesoros is a film for children, parents and grandparents that celebrates the magical, imaginative experiences of childhood and the experience of living in a natural paradise rich with culture. Recommended for age 7+
Tickets: $15 ($11 seniors and students / $9 youth (ages 3–17) / free for children under 3 and Museum members at the Film Lover and Kids Premium levels and above).(Members may contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions regarding online reservations.)
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