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Film Resources

Click here to see available films and accompanying resources. CLAS has a number of resources available on Latin American films, some of which have come out of K-12 Educator Summer Institutes, which have been held at UT-Knoxville, Milsaps College, Western Kentucky University and Vanderbilt University. All films are available for check out here:

Al Otro Lado (2005) | Cabeza de Vaca (1991) | Central Station (1998) | La Camioneta (2012) | Maestra (2012) | Motorcycle Diaries (2004) | Qué Tan Lejos (2006) | They Are We (2014) | Urbanized (2011) | Viva Cuba (2005) | Voces Inocentes (2004) | Wasteland (2010)


Lesson Plans

PDF Cabeza de Vaca Discussion Guide
PDF Corridos and Al Otro Lado Curriculum Guide
PDF La Camioneta Film Discussion Guide
PDF Letter Writing Lesson - Central Station (Brazil)
Booklet Maestra Film Guide for Educators
PDF Motorcycle Diaries Lesson Plan
DOC Postcards from Ecuador
DOC The Human Face of War - Innocent Voices
Booklet They Are We: Educator Guide
PDF Wasteland - Recycling and You

CLAS Lending Library Resources

DVD 2 Filhos de Francisco (Brazil, 2005)
DVD 2 Hermanos (Chile, 2000)
DVD A Bridge Over the River (Cuba, 2009)
DVD A Ojos Cerrados (Costa Rica, 2010)
DVD Al Otro Lado (2005)
DVD Banana Split (2002)
DVD Bananas! (2009)
DVD Black in Latin America (2011)
DVD Bordertown (Mexico, 2006)
Booklet Brazilian Film Catalog
DVD Cabeza de Vaca (1991)
DVD Central Station (Brazil,1998)
DVD Cracking the Maya Code (2008)
DVD El Hijo de la Novia (Argentina, 2001)
DVD Favela Rising (Brazil, 2005)
DVD Hablamos Español (2009)
DVD La Camioneta (Guatemala, 2012)
DVD Machuca (Chile, 2004)
DVD Maestra (Cuba, 2012)
DVD Malta con Huevo (2007)
DVD Qué tan lejos Film (Ecuador)
DVD Race (Raza): A Cuban Documentary in Colors (2008)
DVD Se Arrienda: Bienvenido al sistema (2005)
DVD The Colors of the Mountain (2010)
DVD The Middle of the World (2003)
DVD The Year My Parents Went on Vacation (Brazil, 2006)
DVD They Are We
DVD Uprooted (Colombia, 2007)
DVD Viva Cuba (2005)
DVD Wasteland (Brazil)

CLAS Workshop Presentations

DOC Qué tan lejos Discussion for Educators