Film: Violeta Went to Heaven

Event Details

Film: Violeta Went to Heaven

Time: January 30, 2014 from 7pm to 9pm
Location: Bank of America Theatre, National Hispanic Cultural Center
Street: 1701 4th St. SW
City/Town: Albuquerque
Website or Map: http://www.nhccnm.org
Phone: 505 724-4771
Event Type: film
Organized By: Events NHCC
Latest Activity: Jan 14, 2014

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

A multifaceted, lyrical portrait of famed Chilean singer and folklorist Violeta Parra, interweaving scenes from her life to trace her evolution from impoverished child to international sensation and Chile's national hero. Parra's revival of traditional Chilean music galvanized the socially and politically activist Latin American folk music movement known as "nueva canción," and her iconic, unforgettable songs permeate the film. Spanish with English subtitles; 110 minutes. 

Introduction and discussion by Dr. Tey Diana Rebolledo, Distinguished Professor Emerita with the Department of Spanish & Portuguese and faculty affiliate with the Latin American & Iberian Institute at UNM, and authority on Violeta Parra's work. 

Comment Wall

Comment

RSVP for Film: Violeta Went to Heaven to add comments!

Join Duke City Fix

Attending (1)

Connect with Us!

Latest Activity

Profile IconDuke City Fix via Facebook
Thumbnail

We can't wait!

Rail Yards Market Grand Opening Day Kick-Off

Rail Yards Market Grand Opening Day Kick-Off

Join us for our Grand Opening to kick-off our second…

See More
Facebook3 hours ago · Reply
Brian Fejer commented on Brian Fejer's blog post TDP - Tacos de Pescado
5 hours ago
Sheryl Brown's event was featured
Thumbnail

FREE Comic Book Day - "The Art of Comics" at Shared Universe

May 2, 2015 from 12pm to 6pm
6 hours ago
Sheryl Brown posted an event
Thumbnail

FREE Comic Book Day - "The Art of Comics" at Shared Universe

May 2, 2015 from 12pm to 6pm
7 hours ago

Members

Regular Features

ABQ Blogs

© 2015   Created by Duke City Fix.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service