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Love Is a Bitch

  Amores Perros is a bold, intensely emotional, and ambitious story of lives that collide in a Mexico City car crash. Inventively structured as a triptych of overlapping and intersecting Read More

Memories of Underdevelopment

  In the aftermath of the Bay of Pigs Invasion, Sergio (Sergio Corrieri), an affluent writer, chooses to stay behind in Cuba while his wife and family escape to neighboring Read More

A Flight of Hope

  A comedy narrating the adventures of ten Puerto Ricans looking for a better life. The film centers on an airplane trip to New York during the 1960’s. It relates Read More


  Camila O’Gorman (Susú Pecoraro) defies her prominent and politically-connected Buenos Aires family by publicly criticizing the Argentine dictator Juan Manuel de Rosas. When she meets Father Ladislao Gutierrez (Imanol Read More

Christians, Jews, and Moslems in Medieval Spain

  Due partly to the weakness of its Visigothic rulers, partly to its proximity to Africa, the Iberian peninsula was conquered by Berbers and by Arabs belonging to the Umayyad Read More

Jorge Luis Borges: The Mirror Man

  This program from Films for the Humanities and Sciences examines the life and literary career of the charismatic Argentine writer, as well as the thematic, symbolic, and mythological underpinnings Read More

An Andalusian Dog

  Un Chien Andalou is a 1929 Franco-Spanish silent surrealist short film by Spanish director Luis Buñuel and artist Salvador Dalí.  It has no plot in the conventional sense of Read More


  Federico (Eusebio Poncela) has a rather unique talent: he can steal the luck of others. For Samuel Berg (Max von Sydow), who runs a lavish casino, that makes him Read More

El Cid

  Spain is overrun by the Moors and the country’s only hope rests in a heroic knight known as El Cid (Charlton Heston). He knows a divided Spain cannot stand Read More

The Queen of the South

  Season 1 (2011) The series is the television adaptation of the literary work of the same name by Spanish author Arturo Pérez-Reverte. It is the chronicle of the rise Read More