The Tradition of the Mexican Nacimiento
Saturday, October 12, 1:30 p.m.
Scottish Rite – Red Room
A newly-restored 1982 survey of Tucson’s downtown Christmas traditions, showing Maria Luisa Teña’s room-sized Nacimiento (Nativity scene) in the Casa Córdoba, Las Posadas in an adjacent neighborhood, and Día de los reyes celebrations. Come help us identify the folks on screen in this nearly 40 year-old tribute to Tucson’s Mexican American community!
Director: Glenda Bonin
Producers: Glenda Bonin
TRT: 9 Minutes + special presentation
Special presentation to follow film by Dr. Jennifer Jenkins from the University of Arizona.