La Llorona (the crying woman) has terrified Hispanics across the United States and Latin America for over five hundred years. Below is a historical timeline detailing her ascension as a living legend. In the Aztec city of Tenochtitlan, the goddess Cihuacoatl takes the form of a beautiful lady draped in white garments. Throughout the night she cries out in misery, "Oh hijos miosya ha llegado vuestra destruccion. Donde os llevare?" (Oh my childrenyour destruction has arrived. Where can I take you?) Many believe that Cihuacoalt was speaking of the future conquest of Mexico by the Spaniards.
Cast: Christian Camargo, Kate Blumberg, Miriam Colon, Carlos Leon, Adriana Domínguez, Adriana Domínguez
Directed by: Bernadine Santistevan
Written by: Bernadine Santistevan, Monique Salazar
Running time: 1hr 23min
Opens: May 02, 2008 Limited
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