La Leonera (Lion’s Den)
Friday 24/11 la Fundación organizes the Argentine Film Evening in The Hague.
Besides enjoying the film La Leonera (Lion’s Den), you can also buy empanadas
, Argentine wine, alfajores and more and we’ll have a raffle with interesting prizes!
The entrance is free, a contribution is kindly requested. The money, after paying expenses, is totally wired to Argentina, supporting specific, short term small projects. We support only recognized institutions (not individuals), and control the good use of the money.
Read more about the projects we are supporting at this moment.
Remember to bring cash with you since we don’t have PIN.
Place: Benoordenhuis, Bisschopstraat 5, 2596XH The Hague
The movie has English subtitles.
We hope to see you there!
La Leonera (Lion’s Den 2008)
Director: Pablo Trapero
Actors: Martina Gusman, Elli Medeiros, Rodrigo Santoro
Recommended age: Suitable only for persons of 16 years or over
Synopsis: Julia woke up in her apartment, surrounded by the blooded bodies of Ramiro and Nahuel. Ramiro is still alive; Nahuel has passed away. Both, in a confused and simultaneous way, have been her lovers. She is pregnant of one of them and she has been sent to a penitentiary unit where pregnant prisoners and prisoners with children live. After some years in prison, Julia gets used to life in jail and has become a hard woman, who is fighting to recuperate her and her son’s freedom.