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Showing 1 - 10 of 110 titles with a criteria of Subject is Latin American Studies


Sustainable design in the tropics. The story of a Puerto Rican architect pioneering locally-suited green buildings for over thirty years.

Icarus Films | 2013 | 55 minutes

Journalism students at the University of Chile embark on an investigation of El Mercurio, the oldest newspaper in Chile.

Icarus Films | 2008 | 80 minutes

A window into the world of Santeria - a uniquely Cuban religious tradition into which one must be initiated by a 'godmother' or 'godfather' -- and introduces us to practitioners of the religion ranging in age from their 40s to their late 90s.

Icarus Films | 2010 | 40 minutes

A concise and fast-paced history of the volatile forces at work in Chile, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Nicaragua in the 1980s.

Icarus Films | 1982 | 29 minutes

Documents the power to transform pain into action and to lift the veil of repression that has gripped a generation of young people orphaned by Argentina's "Dirty War".

The Fanlight Collection | 2009 | 40 minutes

The grave consequences of building a road through the heart of Amazonia.

Bullfrog Films | 1988 | 78 minutes

The epic chronicle of Chile's open and peaceful socialist revolution, and of the violent counter-revolution against it in 1973. Judy Stone of the San Francisco Chronicle called it 'a landmark in the presentation of living history on film.'

Icarus Films | 1975 | 96 minutes

The epic chronicle of Chile's open and peaceful socialist revolution, and of the violent counter-revolution against it in 1973. Judy Stone of the San Francisco Chronicle called it 'a landmark in the presentation of living history on film.'

Icarus Films | 1976 | 88 minutes

Deals with the creation by ordinary workers and peasants of thousands of local groups of 'popular power.'

Icarus Films | 1978 | 78 minutes

Meet Dr. Pitanguy, the 'Golden Scalpel' at a leading Brazilian plastic surgery clinic.

Icarus Films | 2007 | 52 minutes