International Cinema Series: AGAVE: SPIRIT OF A NATION, 6:30 p.m. August 30
An evening of contemporary Mexican food and cinema
$30 dinner and movie, ($28, RFC members)
Includes tequila tasting and tequila-influenced Mexican dinner with specialty hand-crafted margaritas for purchase
If you love tequila, this is the night for you! This documentary follows the families that have toiled the Mexican land for generations, cultivating and distilling the agave plant. The Austin Chronicle says, “With strikingly beautiful cinematography, the film celebrates the hard labor that goes into each margarita.” In Spanish and English with English subtitles. Documentary, 79 min., NR.