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EL IMPERIO DE LA FORTUNA
EL IMPERIO DE LA FORTUNA


 
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Acclaimed filmmaker Arturo Ripstein (No One Writes to the Colonel, Deep Crimson) presents a powerful drama about a poor peasant who finds fortune in cockfighting, which leads to new wealth, corruption and tragedy as he enters the higher-stakes gambling world. Based on a story by famed Mexican writer Juan Rulfo. With Ernesto Gomez Cruz (Midaq Alley) and Blanca Guerra (Santa Sangre). Winner of eight Ariel Awards, including Best Picture, Director, Screenplay, and Actor (Cruz). In Spanish with English subtitles.

Arturo Ripstein---Mexico---1986---130 mins.