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13 and 14 January, 7 p.m.

Screening of {Voyages} and {Pictures from a Revolution} by Susan Meiselas

In colaboration with the International Women’s Film Festival.
Venue: La Bonne, Centre de Cultura de Dones Francesca Bonnemaison.
Carrer de Sant Pere Més Baix, 7, Barcelona.

Voyages (1985)

In 1978–79, Susan Meiselas was in Nicaragua, where she photographed the two revolutionary insurrections that led to the overthrow of fifty years of the Somoza family dictatorship. An epistolary exchange composed of five tracking shots of Meiselas’s images, the film articulates the relationship with the story that the photographer witnessed.

Director: Marc Karlin. | Written by Susan Meiselas and Marc Karlin. | Duration: 43 min. | Date: 13 January 2018, 19.00 h. | Admission: Free. | Venue: La Bonne, Centre de Cultura de Dones Francesca Bonnemaison, Carrer de Sant Pere Més Baix, 7, Barcelona.


Pictures from a Revolution (1991)

In 1978, Susan Meiselas photographed the insurrection in Nicaragua that brought down the regime of dictator Anastasio Somoza and led the Sandinistas to power. Ten years later, the photographer returned to the country with filmmakers Richard Rogers and Alfred Guizzetti to discover what had happened to the people she photographed during the decade of the revolution.

Co-directors: Susan Meiselas, Richard P. Rogers and Alfred Guzzetti. | Duration: 1 h 28 min. | Date: 14 January 2018, 19.00 h. | Admission: Free. | Venue: La Bonne, Centre de Cultura de Dones Francesca Bonnemaison, Carrer de Sant Pere Més Baix, 7, Barcelona.

A Room of Their Own (2015-2017). © Susan Meiselas / Magnum Photos, 2017.