Mexican Filmmakers Are Documenting Indigenous Resistance and Feminist Issues
Hyperallergic shares the online film program MexDocs, running from December 10th-16th.
Cinema Tropical and New York University’s Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies have teamed up to present a new online film program, MexDocs, which features a curated selection of recent Mexican documentaries. Each of the films in the program “offers a nuanced perspective on contemporary Mexico by delving into the different social, political, and cultural issues currently at play in the country, with a particular emphasis on narratives of womanhood and indigenous resistance.”
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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