Film Series - "La reina de España" (The Queen of Spain)

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 7:00pm
Arrupe Hall Auditorium
Students in Arrupe auditorium

The Rockhurst Film Series and the university’s Department of Modern Languages will present three films on consecutive Thursdays in September. Faculty will introduce the films and conduct post-film discussions. Screenings begin at 7 p.m. in Arrupe Hall Auditorium. Admission is free.

La reina de España (The Queen of Spain) (2016, Spain)

This comedy-drama, written and directed by Fernando Trueba and a sequel to his 1998 drama, The Girl of Your Dreams, tells the story of Marcarena Granada, played by Penêlope Cruz. Marcarena, who has achieved Hollywood stardom, returns to Spain to film a smash hit about Queen Isabella I of Castile. Introduction by Leslie Merced, Ph.D. (In Spanish with English subtitles)

Parking is available in the north parking garage (52nd St. and Troost Ave.) and in lots accessed through the campus entrance (54th and Troost Ave., Rockhurst.edu/map).