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Tropical Uncanny: Latin American Tropes and Mythologies


Fridays, August 8–September 26, 1 pm
Saturday, September 20, 6 pm

Co-presented with Cinema Tropical, this series constitutes a playful revision of some of Latin America's cinematic, cultural, political, and social tropes as shown through a mix of documentary, fiction, and experimental films. Presented in conjunction with Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America TodayTropical Uncanny reexamines representations of Latin America at home and abroad.

Films and videos are screened in the New Media Theater and are free with museum admission. See the listings below for more information.

Film still: You Look like a Carriage that Not Even the Oxen Can Stop (Pareces una carreta de esa que no la para ni lo’ bueye), 2012. 85 min. © Nelson Carlo.