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Waiting for the Carnival
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(New York, NY - Brooklyn: Icarus Films, 2019), 1 hour 26 mins
The small village of Toritama is a microcosm of relentless capitalism. Each year, more than 20-million pairs of jeans are produced in make-shift factories. The locals work non-stop hours, proud to be the masters of their own time. During Carnival - the only leisure moment of the year - they transgress the logic of...
(New York, NY - Brooklyn: Icarus Films, 2019), 1 hour 26 mins
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Beyond My Grandfather Allende
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(Icarus Films, 2016), 1 hour 38 mins
More than 40 years have passed since a military coup in Chile deposed the democratically elected government of President Salvador Allende. The death of Allende and the years of military dictatorship that followed have left deep scars in both the country and in Allende's immediate family. In BEYOND MY GRANDFATHER A...
(Icarus Films, 2016), 1 hour 38 mins
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Chicago Boys
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(Icarus Films, 2016), 1 hour 25 mins
In the middle of the Cold War, the University of Chicago gave scholarships to a group of Chilean students to study economics under the teachings of Milton Friedman. Twenty years later, during Pinochet's dictatorship, they changed the destiny of Chile. This insightful documentary, narrated by the Chicago Boys thems...
(Icarus Films, 2016), 1 hour 25 mins
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Codigo Color, Memorias
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(Icarus Films, 2016), 32 mins
CODIGO COLOR, MEMORIAS (COLOR CODE, MEMORIES), explores the complex issue of racism through the memories of the picturesque city of Santiago de Cuba.
(Icarus Films, 2016), 32 mins
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FALN
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(New York, NY - Brooklyn: Icarus Films, 1965), 30 mins
This 1965 documentary portrait of a civil war is today a remarkable time capsule of Venezuelan political and social history, and valuable background to the ongoing social conflicts in that country.FALN chronicles key events of the era, from the 1958 overthrow of dictator Perez Jimenez, and the flawed attempts at s...
(New York, NY - Brooklyn: Icarus Films, 1965), 30 mins
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