SILVER AND THE CROSS, THE
(c) Harun Farocki
THE SILVER AND THE CROSS (Germany, 2011, 17 min.)
Washington, D.C. Premiere “The Spanish brought the cross and took the silver,” are the words the filmmaker uses to describe his pointed analysis of a 1758 naïve painting depicting villages, workers and silver mines in Peru during Spanish colonization. Directed by Harun Farocki.
Shown with GRANDE HOTEL
FREE. Tickets available on a first-come, first-served basis on the day of screening.