Date: October 20, 2013 - November 24, 2013
Latin American Film Festival
We will be showing alternating films, with Portuguese one week and Spanish the next, and so on. ALL FILMS WILL HAVE ENGLISH SUBTITLES, so don’t fret! Each film will be shown on a Sundays at 7pm in the Norman James Theater of William Smith Hall, and will be followed by a discussion led by the Spanish and Portuguese Clubs.
LATIN AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL SCREENINGS:
November 10: No (Chile, 2012) An advertising man works during the 1980 plebiscite (national referendum) against Chile’s ruling general, August Pinochet. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zWEFdzqX60Q
November 17: Deus é brasileiro (Brazil, 2003) A fisherman finds a man floating in the ocean who claims to be God, and the two travel across Brasil to find God’s replacement. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sqs87twUjoU
November 24: Violeta se fue a los cielos (Chile, 2011) A biography of Chilean folk singer and folklorist Violeta Parra. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=na4T1Z9STO0
Check out the Spanish and Portuguese Clubs’ Facebook pages (facebook.com/WCSpanish and facebook.com/WCPortuguese) for more information, and to join the events!