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Thursday, July 16, 2015

¡Viva México! Film Series: “The Storm That Swept Mexico”

7 – 9 pm

The Mexican Revolution (1910–20) was the first revolution of the 20th century and the first one recorded on film. This documentary examines the immensely complex historical, social, political, economic and cultural forces that generated the conflict, determined its trajectory and influenced its legacy. The revolution changed the course of Mexican history and had a profound impact on relationships between Mexico and the rest of the world. Produced by Ray Telles. 2011, 116 min.

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition “El Taller de Gráfica Popular: Vida y Arte.” This film series is generously sponsored by UGA Parents & Families Association.