Day of the Dead AND Tiempo de vals

Sunday, 9 November 2014 - 2:00pm

Rainey Auditorium, Penn Museum, 3260 South Street

Day of the Dead AND Tiempo de vals

Penn Museum Second Sunday Culture Films

The films in this year's Penn Museum Second Sunday Series highlight vibrant expressions of culture from diverse locations around the world. More information: penn.museum/culturefilms.


MEXICO

Day of the Dead
(A.L. Palos, 2010)

Tiempo de vals
(Rebecca Savage, 2006)

Renowned muralist and Mexican culture celebrant Cesar Viveros will present a short film about the glorious Zapotec Dia de muertos in Teotitlan del Valle, and a second film about the Quincenara as a right of passage in Tlaxcala.

Films in the Local Color series cosponsored by Penn Humanities Forum, Provost Interdisciplinary Arts Fund, Africa Center, Cinema Studies Program, Center for East Asian Studies, History of Art Department, La Casa Latina, Latin American and Latino Studies Program, Mexican Cultural Center of Philadelphia, South Asia Center, and University Museum Library.

Films are free with museum admission. Pre-registration is not required.