Monday, April 30, 2012

Échele Ganas (Do Your Best): A Life Left Behind 

Monday, April 30
International House 3701 Chestnut Street
admission: $5
7:00PM: Artist's Reception 8:00PM:

Film Screening Director Laurence Salzmann in person In Échele Ganas, older villagers from Tonalapa reminisce about their lives and the history of their culture while younger people speak about employment in the United States and the effects of their labor on the Sierra Norte de Puebla region. The narrative of Échele Ganas, paired with Salzmann's stunning photographs, allows viewers of all cultures to better understand the remarkable people of Sierra Norte de Puebla. (Mexico/USA, 2012, 72 min, Spanish w/ English Subtitles)

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