Dali & Beyond Film Series: Frida
The Dali & Beyond Film Series features an eclectic selection of films – both familiar and fantastic. April's film feature magic realiism, which is a genre associated especially with Latin America that expresses a primarily realist view of the world while adding or revealing magical elements, including this feature: Frida. The life of artist Frida Kahlo---from her complex and enduring relationship with her mentor and husband, Diego Rivera, to her illicit and controversial affair with Leon Trotsky, to her provocative romantic entanglements with women, Frida lived a bold and uncompromising life as a political, artistic and sexual revolutionary. The free screening begins at 1 p.m. at the Dali Museum in St. Pete."