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Around the World in 80 Faiths, 7, Latin America
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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
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Feasts, 3, Mexico
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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
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Flowers for Guadalupe / Flores Para Guadalupe
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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
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Guadalupe: A Living Image
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directed by Luca Trovellesi Cesana; composed by Isacco Favazza (Janson Media, 2010), 1 hour 48 mins
Guadalupe A Living Image December 1531, Mexico. The Virgin Mary appears to Juan Diego, a humble Indian peasant, but at first, no one believes him. On her request the Indian peasant wraps some Castilian roses in his 'tilma,' which had mysteriously bloomed on the barren rock at his feet. He is given an audience wi...
directed by Luca Trovellesi Cesana; composed by Isacco Favazza (Janson Media, 2010), 1 hour 48 mins
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22: FREEDOM AS A GIFT AND TASK AT PUEBLA
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written by Gustavo Gutiérrez, 1928-; edited by James B. Nickoloff, fl. 1996; in Gustavo Gutierrez: Essential Writings (Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 1996, originally published 1996), 156-159
written by Gustavo Gutiérrez, 1928-; edited by James B. Nickoloff, fl. 1996; in Gustavo Gutierrez: Essential Writings (Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 1996, originally published 1996), 156-159
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Witchcraft
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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
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