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Lourdes Portillo Program

 
Curator's Choice
 
Tue, Mar 20, 2018
  • 7PM
 
 
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After the Earthquake

Dir. Lourdes Portillo
With Vilma Coronado
1979, 23min, Digital

 

Portillo's first film charts the experiences of a young Guatemalan woman (Coronado) as she adjusts to life in Los Angeles, offering an incisive comparison of American and Latin American cultures.

 
CORPUS: A Home Movie for Selena

Dir. Lourdes Portillo
1999, 47min, Digital

 

This probing documentary explores the legacy of Selena, the late Tejano music superstar, and her enduring centrality to Chicano culture through rare archival footage and interviews with her family and fans.

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