Die Standing Up / Morir de Pie

Date(s) - Thursday, April 19, 2012
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Admissions: Free
Presented by: UIC Latino Cultural Center

the 20th annual UIC Chicago Latino Film Festival
Poster for Film Fest 2012

  • Mexico, 2011, 73 min.
  • Spanish with subtitles
  • Director: Jacaranda Correa

We meet the son of Mexican communist militants, with ideological and physical resemblance to  Che Guevara. When faced with a fatal illness that leaves him in a wheelchair, he decides to start a life through a personal revolution to welcome the  woman inside him.

Alternate Screenings: 1) Tuesday, April 17th 4:00 PM at College of Medicine Research Building – 909 S. Wolcott Moss Auditorium Room 1020 and 2) Friday, April 20th 6:30 PM at Casa Michoacán – 1638 South Blue Island

Poster: the 20th annual UIC Chicago Latino Film Festival [PDF]

If you require any accommodations please contact us at least three days before the event.

Contact Info

Name: Mario Lucero
Phone: 312-996-3095
Email: lcc@uic.edu


The UIC Chicago Latino Film Festival is presented in collaboration with the International Latino Cultural Center of Chicago. We thank our sponsors: UIC Chancellor’s Committee on the Status of Latinos (CCSL), College of Nursing, Hispanic Center of Excellence, Latin American and Latino Studies (LALS) Program, and Latin American Recruitment and Educational Services (LARES).

UIC Latino Cultural Center

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