¡Viva!: Mexican Cinema Now

This discussion will be led by Ignacio Durán, Minister for Cultural Affairs at the Mexican Embassy in London and former head of the Mexican Film Institute (IMCINE) alongside Andrea Noble, Head of Department of Spanish at the University of Durham. The event will begin with a brief introduction to Mexican cinema, drawing on Mexican films to be screened during ¡Viva!, followed by a debate on the contentious issue of Mexican identity versus Hollywood.Tickets: £2.50 full / £2.00 concsFor full programme details see www.vivafilmfestival.com