Believing the Image: Political Torture on Film
10 February 2022, 4.00pm – 6.00pm:
Roundtable Discussion | Believing the Image: Political Torture on Film.
- Alison Ribeiro de Menezes, Professor of Hispanic Studies at the University of Warwick
- Vania Barraza Toledo, Professor of Spanish at the University of Memphis
- Victor Fan, Professor of Film Studies at King’s College London
- Dr Berenike Jung, Lecturer in Film Studies at the University of Groningen
Convened by Berenike Jung and co-hosted by the Centre for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS) and the Centre for the Study of Cultural Memory (CCM)
All are welcome to this roundtable discussion and launch of Berenike Jung’s The Invisibilities of Political Torture: The Presence of Absence in US and Chilean Cinema and Television (Edinburgh University Press, 2020).
Two of the films discussed during the event will be made available to registered participants prior to the event to watch them in their own time:
Carne de Perro (dir. by Fernando Guzzoni, 2012)
NO (dir. by Pablo Larraín, 2012)