María Elena de las Carreras has been involved in two projects funded by the Getty Institute

October 30, 2017

Maria Elena de las CarrerasMaría Elena de las Carreras, a lecturer in CTVA since 1999, has been involved in two projects funded by the Getty Institute, part of the Southern California-wide program Pacific Standard Time: Latin America in Los Angeles (PST LA/LA), running until the end of the year. 

She has been one of the curator of the film series “Recuerdos de un cine en español: Latin American Cinema in Los Angeles – 1930-1960”, a showcase of Mexican, Argentine and Cuban cinema; and a researcher and occasional interviewer for the Visual History Program of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences:  “From Latin America to Hollywood: Latino Film Culture in Los Angeles, 1967-2017”, a series of interviews with Latin American and Latino notable figures, and a screening program at the Samuel Goldwyn and Linwood Dunn theaters, in Beverly Hills and Hollywood.

The websites for these projects give an overview of their programs, schedules and access to their archived materials: