As founder and executive director Senorita Cinema and Artistic
Director of La Chicana Laundry Pictures, Sanchez is privy to some really
spectacular short films by Latinx artists. Please join us at Mystic Lyon, 5017
Lyons Avenue, Houston, TX 77020 on Saturday, March 23 from 7-9pm for this very
special screening. Pay what you like.
From Sanchez: (These)
“films are a beautiful mutant mixtap of movie mayhem hand picked by the
recently domesticated, angst ridden auteur. A celebration of cinema shaken and
ABOUT STEPHANIE SAINT SANCHEZ:
Stephanie Saint Sanchez is an award wining Houston
based multi-media artist with ties to many of the cities vibrant art
communities. She is the founder and executive director of Senorita Cinema, an
all Latina Film Festival, which was recently selected as a Warhol Foundation
Idea Fund recipient. She has served on the board for Q-fest, Houston
International LBGT film festival and was this year’s festival administrator.
She was featured as one of Houston Press 100 Creatives and was just inducted to
Diverseworks artist board. Her favorite things are film, bringing artists
together for collaboration, and putting on a show!
ABOUT LATINO ART NOW (LAN!):
Latino Art Now! (LAN!), a signature event of the
Inter-University for Latino Research (IUPLR) consortium and hosted by the
University of Houston Center for Mexican American Studies (UH-CMAS), explores
and celebrates Latino/a/x and Latin American visual artists in the United
States while advancing awareness, education, scholarship and knowledge. In
2019, Houston will serve as the fifth US city to host such an effort that
targets both local and national audiences.
ABOUT MYSTIC LYON:
Specializing in art and Recreational Aesthetics,
Mystic Lyon is located on the corner of Lyons Avenue and Mystic Street in
Houston's historic Fifth Ward neighborhood. In addition to public art
installations, Mystic Lyon offers weekly organic food deliveries, house
concerts, meditation and sound sessions, and reading/listening groups. It also
plays host to the Fifth Ward Badminton Club and Root Lock Sessions.
5017 Lyons Ave.
Houston, TX 77020
One night only: Saturday, March 23 from 7-9pm