Cinema @the MFA: Redes (1936)
In celebration of Five Decades of Photography, the MFA will feature a series of films highlighting great photographers.
Redes (Nets),1936, directed by Fred Zinnermann and Emilio Gómez Muriel, 59 minutes, Spanish with English Subtitles.
Legendary photographer Paul Strand co-wrote and gorgeously shot the documentary-like dramatization of men struggling to make a living by fishing on the Gulf of Mexico. The film was commissioned by the Mexican government.
FREE with Museum admission.
Redes was restored in 2009 by The World Cinema Project, a program of The Film Foundation, at Cineteca di Bologna/L’Immagine Ritrovata.