The Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies
The School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures
The Inaugural UCC Argentine Film Cycle
24th – 26th February, 2014
Inaugural Reception, with Her Excellency Silvia Merega, Ambassador of Argentina to Ireland will be held at 6pm on February 24th in the Staff Common Room, Followed by Plenary Lecture with Professor Álvaro Fernández Bravo and Film Screening in West Wing 5.
Professor Álvaro Fernández Bravo (CONICET/Universidad de San Andres, Argentina) will deliver a plenary lecture on Argentine Cinema since the 1990s on Monday, 24th February. He has written extensively on Cultural Heritage, Literary Theory, Latin American Literature and Contemporary Film. Among his books are, Episodios en la formación de las redes culturales en América Latina (2010), and El museo vacío (forthcoming). In 2013 he published with Jens Andermann the volumes New Argentine and Brazilian Cinema; Reality Effects and La escena y la pantalla; Cine contemporáneo y el retorno de lo real. This event will open the three day festival, which includes
three films screenings to take place on the following dates:
Monday 24th February (8pm), Tuesday 25th February (7pm) and Wednesday 26th February (7pm). Full schedule to be confirmed.
Please contact Dr Cara Levey (firstname.lastname@example.org) with enquiries