vrijdag 21 maart 2014 - 21:00
Zaal 4, Filmhuis Den Haag
While the spiral of violence in the Mexican drug war takes unprecedented levels, this music culture glorifies violence. Discussion about the impact of 'narco cultura' on Mexican society and the Mexican drug war. With Arsene van Nierop of Stichting Hester, the Mexican filmmaker Luciana Kaplan (Eurfrosina's Revolution) en photographer Teun Voeten. Presentation is done by Margreet Cornelius (Movies that Matter).
Teun Voeten is an anthropologist and war reporter who covered the drug war in Mexico between 2009 and 2012, resulting in his photo book “Narco Estado: Drug Violence in Mexico.” Currently, he is working on a PhD thesis on the same subject at Leiden University.