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Latin American History

This guide was created primarily for the assignments made for Professor Mary Roldan's courses at Hunter.

Internet Resources on Latin American Cinema

LANIC Cinema in Latin America  This is a guide to distributors, festivals, and other resources related to Latin American cinema.

Latin American Cinema Guide - prepared by Phil MacCleod at Emory University Libraries - good starting point for an overview of cinema in Latin America. He includes information on film history, directories, and filmographies in Latin America.

Kanopy  An on-demand streaming video service for public libraries[1] and educational institutions that provides library patrons, students and faculty access to a large collection of films.


Icarus Films is a major distributor of documentary and feature films about and from Latin America.   Their online catalog lists their current offerings along with supplementary material about the films themselves, including filmmakers' biographies, reviews, and other materials related to the subject of the documentary.