Cineprobe: Reed: Insurgent Mexico


Location: Theatre Vanguard
9014 Melrose Avenue , Los Angeles, California 90069


Paul Leduc-- born 1942. Was film critic for Mexico's daily EL DIA, and then went to Paris to study with Jean Rouch at the Musee de l'Homme. In 1967 he founded the Cine Grupo '70 and directed a number of short documentaries. REED...was his first feature film. Robert A. Rosenstone, author of ROMANTIC REVOLUTIONARY, the recently published definitive biography of John Reed, will introduce the film and will be available for questions and discussion, in the theatre lobby, after the screening. [Source: Theatre Vanguard Program Notes, 1976]