Film Screening: "Nagore" and Q&A with Director Helena Taberna Monday, November 19, 2018, 3:30 – 5:30pm
Film Screening: "Nagore" and Q&A with Director Helena Taberna
Campus Location:Voorhies Hall
Location of Event:UC Davis Campus
Event Type:Lectures and Seminars
Presented by:Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Sponsored by:Department of Spanish & Portuguese, UC Davis Humanities Institute, Hemispheric Institute on the Americas, Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies

Meeting the Director: Helena Taberna

Helena Taberna is a Spanish director of a number of noteworthy films such as Yoyes (2000) and La buena nueva (2008) and groundbreaking documentaries like Extranjeras (2003) and more recently, Nagore (2010), which centers on the problem of femicide. Her most recent film, Acantilado (2016), won an award at the Austin Film Festival, and she has received numerous awards for her other films.

This screening of Nagore (in Spanish with English subtitles) will be followed by a Q&A discussion on gender violence and femicide.

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