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Mayan renaissance : the glory of the ancient Mayan Civilization, five hundred years of oppression, and the courageous fight of the Maya to reclaim their voice and determine their future.

Suvanjieff, Ivan, (film producer,, screenwriter,, director of photography.). Engle, Dawn Gifford, (film director,, screenwriter.). Wruck, Dave, 1971- (director of photography.). Holloway, Elizabeth, (editor of moving image work.). Menchú, Rigoberta (on-screen presenter,, honouree.). Buonafina, Giacomo, (film producer,, narrator,, musical director.). King, Steve, (recording engineer.). Pérez Esquivel, Adolfo, (on-screen presenter.). Williams, Jody, 1950- (on-screen presenter.). Tuyuc, Rosalina, (on-screen presenter.). Cochoy Alva, María Faviana, (on-screen presenter.). Yac Noj, Pedro Celestino, (on-screen presenter.). Samayoa, Claudia Virginia, (on-screen presenter.). Payeras, Javier (on-screen presenter.). Méndez, Luz, (on-screen presenter.). Guit?errez, Gerardo, (on-screen presenter.). Facio, Elisa, (on-screen presenter.).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 69 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : R Squared Films : 2013.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Dawn Engle.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrators / On screen presenters: Giacomo Buonafina, Rigoberta Mench?u Tum, Jody Williams, Adolfo P?erez Esquivel, Rosalina Tuyuc, Mar?ia Faviana Cochoy Alva, Pedro Celestino Yac Noj, Claudia Samayoa, Javier Payeras, Luz Mendez, Dr. Gerardo Guit?errez.
Summary, etc.:
Mayan Renaissance is a feature length film which documents the glory of the ancient Maya civilization, the Spanish conquest in 1519, 500 years of oppression, and the courageous fight of the Maya to reclaim their voice and determine their own future.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Mayas > Antiquities.
Mayas > Government relations.
Mayas > Legal status, laws, etc.
Mayas > Science.
Mayas > Civilization.
Mayas > Social life and customs.
Mayas > Social conditions.
Mayas > History.
Maya calendar.
Maya philosophy.
Technological innovations > History > To 1500.
Discoveries in science > History > To 1500.
Chiapas (Mexico) > Ethnic relations.
Guatemala > Ethnic relations.
Central America > Ethnic relations.

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