37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL Oct 30-Nov 3, 2024

37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL October 30-November 3, 2024

The Sky is Very Pretty


Screens before the feature film MOM.

Mothers and daughters flee their country of origin and pass through Mexico carrying their fears, dreams and a future of hope.

This film is part of the Mobile Cinema Series presented by UVA Arts: supported by the Office of the Provost & the Vice Provost for the Arts.

This film is also part of the Indigenous Cinema of the Americas Series presented by the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. 

This film is also part of the The Highlighting Cinema of Mexico Focus supported by Mexican Cultural Institute in D.C.


Friday, October 21


8:00 PM


Market Street Park

Film Info

Director: Aracely Méndez

Runtime: 17 min.

Year: 2022

Country: Mexico

Language: Spanish

Accessibility: Subtitles