Chávez - Film Night: 26th August
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The Latin American Committee and Wellington indymedia collective, Windymedia, is pleased to announce the screening of a new film about Venezuelan President , Hugo Chávez.
The first is titled:
Venezuela and the New Latin America," a groundbreaking new
documentary, explores Venezuela's explosive revolutionary
terrain post-April 2002 — when Hugo Chávez survived a coup
attempt instigated by the United States. Featuring
interviews with Hugo Chávez, President of the Bolivarian
Republic of Venezuela, and Jorge García Carneiro, newly
appointed head of the Venezuelan Armed Forces, along with
many others, this film affords a rare opportunity to glimpse
through the blockade of information imposed by the United
States and into a country rich with hope, dreams and... oil.
Plus a preview from the local film activist feature length film Kotahi Ao: One World
The sceening is at the Film Archive Mediaplex, cnr Taranaki & Ghuznee Streets, Wellington, on Friday, 26 August at 7.00pm
Tickets: Public $8 / Concession $6