Friday, 19 October, 2012
Even the Rain (Tambien la Lluvia)
A 2010 drama set during the 2000 Cochabamba protests in Bolivia. An exploration of historical Spanish imperialism and its connection to modern development. The film highlights indigenous Bolivians' struggles against a water privatization project supported by multi-national corporations, international financial institutions, and local elites.
Bill Taylor, First year Ph.D. Student
University of Tennessee