WHMFS Screening of: La Danza del Hipocampo (The Dance of Memory)

La Danza del Hipocampo (The Dance of Memory) (Gabriela Domínguez Ruvalcaba, 2014)

Thursday, March 22, 2018
6:30 p.m.

The Little Theatre 1

Women's History Month Series Film Screening

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The mechanisms of memory are mysterious. If you had to choose seven moments that summarized your whole life, which ones would you choose? In “The dance of memory” the director takes us into the deep ocean of her old family videos in order to find the clues that lead us through her quest. This is a documentary essay full of visual poetry, where memory gets scrapped into people and places to reveal the origins of memory. NY state premiere. Followed by panel & Skype discussion w/Gabriela Domínguez Ruvalcaba.

This screening presented by the Visual Studies Workshop and The Modern Languages and Cultures Department, andThe Film and Media Studies Pogramfor the University of Rochester. Supported by Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía (IMCINE)

This screening is a part of the Women's History Month Film Series. See full details of the series here. 

STUDENTS are FREE for this screening. Just wave your university ID at the door!!