5 results for your search

Around the World in 80 Faiths, 7, Latin America
See details
directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 59 mins
Pete meets a Candomble priestess at her house on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro and takes a mind-expanding hallucinogen with a New Age community in the forests of Brazil. In Latin America, Pete smokes cigars with ‘Mother Death’ in Mexico, ventures deep into a Bolivian mine to meet a terrifying god of the unde...
directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 59 mins
×
Feasts, 3, Mexico
See details
directed by Kari Lia, fl. 2002-2010; produced by Kari Lia, fl. 2002-2010, in Feasts, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 52 mins
Stefan goes on a wild emotional and spiritual rollercoaster ride, starting with a teenage girl’s bizarre coming-of-age ceremony and ending with the Day of the Dead, a cacophonous cross-cultural festival of the senses during which Mexicans truly believe that their loved ones come back from the dead for three days...
directed by Kari Lia, fl. 2002-2010; produced by Kari Lia, fl. 2002-2010, in Feasts, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 52 mins
×
Flowers for Guadalupe / Flores Para Guadalupe
See details
produced by Judith Gleason and Elisa Mereghetti, Colectivo Feminists de Xalapa (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996), 1 hour 7 mins
Flowers for Guadalupe/Flores para Guadalupe explores the importance of the Virgin of Guadalupe as a liberating symbol for Mexican women today. In the course of this richly textured treatment of an evolving symbol, twenty-three women speak out, in traditional testimonio format. This unusual "contata" of women's voi...
produced by Judith Gleason and Elisa Mereghetti, Colectivo Feminists de Xalapa (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996), 1 hour 7 mins
×
An Introduction to Liberation Theology
See details
produced by John Higgins, fl. 2010 (Rockville, MD: Now You Know Media, 2016), 4 hours 55 mins
Explore one of the most dynamic movements of our time: liberation theology. Dramatic in its context and sweeping in its scope, liberation theology offers fascinating ways to engage with issues such as poverty, inequality, violence, and ecological concerns. Now, An Introduction to Liberation Theology helps you unde...
produced by John Higgins, fl. 2010 (Rockville, MD: Now You Know Media, 2016), 4 hours 55 mins
×
Witchcraft
See details
produced by National Geographic (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2013), 4 mins
A story about witchcraft in Catemaco, Mexico. Both white and black magic are discussed, including the history of witchcraft in Catemaco, and white magic healing powers. A black magic ritual is performed at end of short.
produced by National Geographic (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2013), 4 mins
×