TVR is giving away passes for two to this early screening to the lucky winners who can answer the following questions correctly:
1. Bless Me, Ultima director Carl Franklin has also acted in television and film. Name the TV show where Franklin made somewhat regular appearances as Captain Crane.
2. What movie did Miriam Colon portray the character Mama Montana?
3. What rating did Mark Saldana give to Beautiful Creatures?
Email your answers to firstname.lastname@example.org. Entries with correct answers will be put into a random drawing for the passes. The screening is scheduled for Wednesday, February 20 at 7:30 pm.
SYNOPSIS: Based on the provocative award-winning novel by celebrated author Rudolfo Anaya, BLESS ME, ULTIMA tells the turbulent story of Antonio Márez (Luke Ganalon), a young boy growing up in New Mexico during World War II. When Ultima (Miriam Colon), a mysterious healer comes to live with his family, she introduces Antonio to the power of the spiritual world. A strong woman with a great understanding of life, Ultima encourages Antonio who begins to question his strict upbringing. Through a series of mysterious and at times terrifying events, Antonio must grapple with questions about the nature of divinity and his own destiny.
Directed by: Carl Franklin
Author: Rudolfo Anaya
Rating: not yet rated
Running time: 102 minutes
Opening Date: February 22, 2013
Website : www.blessmeultima.com
Synopsis provided by Arenas and Moroch
opens in theaters on February 14.