Danzon Poster

Release Date: 1991

PG-13|1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary
Each Wednesday night, Julia (María Rojo), a single mother with one child, escapes the doldrums of her boring job as a telephone operator and travels to a dance club in Mexico City. There she meets up with her longtime dance partner, Carmelo (Daniel Rergis), and they spend hours dancing a popular Cuban dance known as the Danzon. But, when Carmelo doesn't show up one night, Julia embarks on a long and whimsical journey to find him -- a journey on which she learns a thing or two about herself.

Cast: María Rojo, Carmen Salinas, Blanca Guerra, Tito Vasconcelos, Margarita Isabel, Víctor Carpinteiro, Cheli Godínez, Daniel Rergis

Director: María Novaro

Genres: Adventure

Production Co: Televisión Española (TVE), Tabasco Films, Gobierno del Estado de Veracruz, Macondo Cine Video, Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía

Keywords: Emotional, Daughter, Heartwarming, Transformation, 1990s, Love