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Cinema and Social Change in Latin America: Conversations with Filmmakers - A product of Circumstances: Reflections of a Media Activist
by Julianne Burton

Abstract:
Chapter 20 of Julianne Burton's book on Latin American cinema, this is an interview with Alfonso Gumucio-Dagron, conducted in Mexico City in October 1983. The conversation covers references to the history of Bolivian cinema, the development of independent filmmaking and Gumucio's involvement in media activism through Super 8 film, working with peasants in Bolivia, his home country, and with young sandinista workers in Nicaragua.

Publication Type: Article / Chapter / Essay: 25 pages
Publisher: University of Texas Press (1986)
Location: Austin, USA
Language: English

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