Film: The Awakened Heart

  • Mexican Cultural Institute 2829 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009 United States

Wednesday January 25 the MCI will host a screening presented by AVSI-USA of the short documentary The Awakened Heart, an award-winning documentary directed by Giovanni Morricone and Simonetta D'Italia. Centering on Crecemos, an education and nutrition center in Oaxaca, Mexico, The Awakened Heart brings viewers into the home of Carlos Avedaño Salas, a 10-year boy and his family whose lives have been transformed through the dedicated service provided by Crecemos staff. The documentary has already been accepted in various film festivals and has recently received an Honorable Mention from the 2016 Festigious International Film Festival.

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