The legendary Rita Moreno takes center stage in this close-up look at her dazzling 70 year career. Raw, real, and intimate interviews with this cinema titan fill in the parts of her life we all know well with vibrant color, unveiling stories of her inellable spirit and her resilience working within a system stacked against her.
On a journey from Puerto Rico, to New York City, through cinema history and underneath the glossy facade of Hollywood, Moreno is our guide – illuminating her own groundbreaking path and setting the course for new generations to follow.
This proximity to Academy Award winner and Broadway legend Rita Moreno is exhilarating. Her vulnerability, warmth, and humanity feel rare and delicious.
Rated PG-13, 90 min. 2021 Sundance Film Festival premiere.
Sundance Institute is presenting this free screening at the Latino Arts Festival in collaboration with Park City Film. Admission to the film is free, but advance registration is required.
Sundance Institute’s Utah Community Screenings are supported by Principal Sponsor Zions Bank; Major Supporters State of Utah, Utah Division of Arts & Museums, and the University of Utah Health; and Community Supporters Peggy Bergmann; Summit County Recreation, Arts and Parks (RAP) Tax; and George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Foundation.