May 1: The Golden Dream (La jaula de oro) (2013)



(Film Screening Friday, May 1, 5:00 p.m. Peter’s Education Center Auditorium west of Save-Mart Center in the Student Recreation Center Building)


May 1: The Golden Dream  (La jaula de oro) (2013)

Discussant: Dr. Adán Avalos


Juan, Sara and Samuel, all 15 years old, flee from Guatemala towards the USA. On their journey through Mexico they meet Chauk, a Tzotzil Indian who does not speak Spanish and has no official documents. They all believe they will find a better world beyond the USA-Mexico border but they run into a harsh reality. 108 minutes. In Spanish and Tzotzil with English subtitles.


Co-Sponsors: Chicano & Latin American Studies and Modern & Classical Languages and Literatures Departments.


All films screened on campus are free and open to the public. Parking is not enforced after 4 p.m. on Fridays.


CineCulture is a film series provided as a service to Fresno State campus students, faculty, and staff, and community. CineCulture is also offered as a 3 unit academic course (MCJ 179) in the Mass Communication and Journalism Department. CineCulture fulfills General Education Integration Area Multicultural International (MI).


CineCulture Club promotes cultural awareness through film and post-screening discussions.

Fresno State encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact us in advance to your participation.


For further information about CineCulture:


Dr. Mary Husain (Instructor & Club Adviser) at

(Club President Tom Boroujeni at