ECHOES OF THE MOUNTAIN (ECO DE LA MONTAÑA) # 149

09:00, Friday 19th June, Cinema 1

Director/Anthropologist: Nicolás Echevarría
Year of Release: 2014
Duration: 92 mins
Country of Production: Mexico
Location: Mexico
Ethnic Group: Huicholes
Language: Spanish, Huichol with English subtitles

Echo of the Mountain presents a look into the life and work of Santos de la Torre, a great Huichol artist who, like his people, lives in oblivion. The audience will know the misfortune of an artist who, despite having made a great mural for the metro station Palais Royal at the Louvre, lives isolated and ignored in his country.

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