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International Kino Festival – Friday, May 17 through Sunday, May 19

May 16, 2013 - May 19, 2013

$2 – $5

International Kino Festival – Friday, May 17 through Sunday, May 19

The Tubac Presidio will participate in the 16th Annual Kino Festival honoring the life of Father Kino, a 17th-century Jesuit missionary and explorer. The festival is part of a regional celebration in communities throughout Sonora, Mexico and Arizona. Events are included with park admission $5 adult, $2 youth 7-13, children free.

Friday, May 17, 2pm – “Kino – La Leyenda del Cura Negro” – Special showing of the 1993 Spanish language film (with English subtitles) that tells the dramatic story of Padre Kino’s efforts to explore the New World and his challenges with the Catholic Church, the Spanish soldiers, the Indians and nature. Starring Enrique Rocha, Rodolfo de Anda and Manuel Ojeda.

Saturday, May 18, 2pm – “The Father Kino Story” – Special showing of the 1977 fact-based film about the “padre on horseback” and his journeys through Mexico, Arizona and California. Co-starring Richard Egan, Ricardo Montalban, Cesar Romero and John Ireland.

Sunday, May 19, 2pm – Guitar Concert with Francisco Bribriesca – Internationally acclaimed Mexican guitarist Francisco Bibriesca will perform at the Tubac Presidio. Bibriesca has been described as one of the most important classical music concert artists of his country.


May 16, 2013
May 19, 2013
$2 – $5


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