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NCLAFF Conversation: Frames of Resistance - Cinemas of Abya Yala


Amalia Córdoba

Amalia Córdova is a filmmaker, curator and scholar specializing in Indigenous film. She is a former Latin American specialist for the Film + Video Center of the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian, has served as Assistant Director of New York University's Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, and has taught at New York University's Gallatin School of Individualized Study. She has published extensively on Latin American Indigenous film and video, and on the circulation of Indigenous cinema. She co-directs the Smithsonian Mother Tongue Film Festival and curates international showcases in collaboration with a range of partners and collaborators.


Central America focus, Global, Human Rights, Humanities, Lecture/Talk, Mexico focus, South America focus