Posts tagged ‘Elena Varela’
This year, HFFNY is showcasing a variety of films by indigenous filmmakers and about indigenous populations in Latin American countries, some of which have never been viewed in the U.S. before. These films provide a unique opportunity to explore other cultures and look at life from another perspective.
Newen Mapuche: La fuerza de la gente de la tierra
Newen Mapuche: The Force of the People from the Land
Dir. Elena Varela, Chile
The documentary recounts the story of the Mapuche people, an indigenous community from the south of Chile. The film tells the story of their struggle (more…)