FILM SERIES

SUMMER 2020. SCREENINGS/STREAMINGS: Indigenous Self Defense, Environmental Defense, and the Amazon.

June 1, 2020 | 8pm. Self Defense

Live Streaming: Featuring. Shorts on Indigenous and Civilian Self Defense in Latin America.

Cherán un pueblo en rebeldía | Cherán, a Revel Town. Laura Wonderberg. Mexico. 2012. 18.30 minutes

The Zapatista Uprising (20 Years Later). Luis Chaparro. Mexico. 2014. 12.30 minutes

Alzados en Bastones |The Indigenous Guard. ACIN. Tejido de Comunicación NASA. Colombia. 2010. 25 minutes

 In Spanish, Tarasco, Maya Tzotzil, Nasa Yuwe with English Subtitles.

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*Cartel Land. Matthew Heineman. United States/Mexico. 2015. 100 minutes 

DUKE STUDENTS, FACULTY, AND STAFF CAN ACCESS THIS FILM: via film platform with your NetId. Courtesy Duke Libraries. 

These films are screen In conjunction (and as a preparation) to the book reading club: Self-Defense in Mexico: Indigenous Community Policing and the New Dirty Warst these three shorts give voice and images to many of the passages of the book. Many of the events and names in the book are also featured in these short films.

 

SELF DEFENSE IN MEXICO. LUIS HERNANDEZ NAVARRO, by mlr34@duke.edu
INDIGENOUS SELF DEFENSE: Cherán, Chiapas, and Nasa (Paéz)., by mlr34@duke.edu
Wed. June 17 | 8 pmEnvironmental Defense in the Colombian Sierra Nevada.
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Buen vivir | Good Living. Amado Villafaña. 2020. 8 minutes 

Thinking Like a Mountain. Alex Hick. Colombia/Germany. 2019. 90 minutes

In Iku, Spanish, German, with English Subtitles

 

 

Wed.  July 1. | 8pmA Locked Down Amazon. 

All for the Amazonia (short films) with participation of Jeisson Castillo (National Geographic explorer and visual artist). Working from the tri-border city of Leticia-Tabatinga (Brazil, Colombia, Perú).

The Embrace of the Serpent. Ciro Guerra. Colombia. 2015. 120 minutes. 

In Memory of Karamakate (Aka Antonio Bolivar). Who died at age 72 on April 30 of Covid-19 in the Colombian Amazon.

DUKE STUDENTS, FACULTY, AND STAFF CAN ACCESS THIS FILM: via film platform with your NetId. Courtesy Duke Libraries. 

AMAZON EMERGENCY 2020 4 45SEC, by mlr34@duke.edu

 

PREVIOUS SERIES (2020)

Films to Combat Isolation. April 2020.

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