A year in the life of a middle-class family's maid in Mexico City in the early 1970s.
There are periods in history that scar societies and moments in life that transform us as individuals.
Did You Know?
As indicated in the screenplay, Roma takes place between Thursday, September 3rd, 1970 and Monday June 28, 1971. See more
In the beginning of the film when the family is having dinner. The dinner plates they are using are of the "Flor de Otoño" pattern manufactured by Santa Anita, they started operations in 1991. See more
I like being dead.
The closing credits ends with a mantra from the Upanishads: "Shantih Shantih Shantih." This is also the closing line of the 1922 poem "The Waste Land" by T. S. Eliot. See more
References La hermana Trinquete
Those Were the Days
Written by Eugene Raskin
(as Eugene "Gene" Raskin)
Performed by Ray Conniff
Published by Essex House, EMI Musical, S.A. de C.V.
Courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment Mexico, S.A. de C.V. See more