Indigenous Amazonian Cinema: An Evening with Mebêngôkre-Kayapó Filmmakers
Event Date and Time:
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
0330 Tawes Hall, University of Maryland
Please join us for a special showing of two Kayapó films with the filmmakers, Bpunu Mebêngôkre and Pat-i Kayapó, from the Brazilian Amazon. The film screening and discussion will be accompanied by indigenous artisanal crafts available for purchase. Stop by and learn more about the Kayapó, the artists, and the UMD Study Abroad course in the Kayapo Territory.
This event is co-sponsored by the American Indian Student Union, the Center for Research and Collaboration in the Indigenous Americas; Science, Technology and Society Program from College Park Scholars; the Department of American Studies, the Department of Anthropology, the Latin American Studies Center, the U.S. Latina/o Studies Program, the Federal University of Uberlândia, Middle State Tennessee University, Purdue University, and the Protected Forest Association.