Holy Water / Agua Bendita

Date(s) - Tuesday, April 8, 2014
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Admissions: Free
Presented by: UIC Latino Cultural Center

the 22nd annual UIC Chicago Latino Film Festival

  • Costa Rica / Spain, 2013, 82 min. Documentary
  • Spanish w/ subtitles
  • Director: Octavio Guerra

Residents of a small Costa Rican village forecast a drought for the upcoming summer, and a proposal to build an aqueduct is met with skepticism. A local school teacher writes and stages a play to raise awareness about the issue and convince the townsfolk about the benefits of the project.

Poster: the 22nd 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: Edith Tovar
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, Latin American and Latino Studies Program, Latin American Recruitment and Educational Services Program, Honors College; and student organization co-sponsors Ballet de Colores, Fearless Undocumented Alliance, Heritage Garden Student Group, Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement, Lambda Upsilon Lambda, Omega Delta Phi, and Sigma Lambda Beta.

UIC Latino Cultural Center

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