Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: "Looking for Adventure"
February 12, 2014
Isenberg School of Management
UMass Amherst Campus
The 21st annual Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival presents Looking for Adventure, directed by Kimi Takesue (Peru/USA, 2013, 43 min.)
The pleasures, strains, and choreography of group tourism in Peru, structured as formally beautiful tableaux exploring tensions between the commodification of Peruvian culture for foreign consumption and the tourist’s desire for adventure. Premiere, Mar Del Plata International Film Festival.
Introduction by Shawn Shimpach, UMass. The director will be present.
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