"Faces in the Rubble In the Bronx, Capturing Beauty in the Bad Old In the middle of a Mott Haven street, a lone couple hugs tightly and twirls to the music of an unseen orchestra. Bronx, New York. Photo by By David Gonzalez
The tango may end, but passion’s fire blazes on in “The Last Dance.” The romantic final pose of two silhouetted tango dancers is imparted with a sense of eternity by surrounding train tracks which extend into infinity. Elongated shadows cast upon quaint c
Danzón (1991) film directed by María Novaro. Julia (María Rojo) is a phone operator in Mexico City who lives for her job, her daughter and the danzón. Every Wednesday Julia does the danzón with Carmelo (Daniel Rergis) in the Salón Colonia. They've danced for years without becoming close. One night Carmelo disappears without a trace. Lonely and sad, Julia takes a train to Veracruz, where she knows Carmelo has a brother. That trip changes Julia's life.