Malinche a broken identity


Year: 2010-2011

Written by: Efraín Franco Frías. Directed by: Javier Sanchez.

Producer: RetroArte Production.

Role: Producer and Actress

Synopsis: This play addresses the origins, real life, and symbolic functions Malinche has performed throughout Mexican history, including her troubled relationships with her son Martín Cortés; her husbands Tabascoob, and Hernán Cortés; and her baptizer Father Olmedo. Malinche rebels against her roles through the ages; confronts the shadows of power; and assumes, with courage and pain, her fundamental role in shaping Mexican identity.