Montana State University

Department of Modern Languages & Literatures

Montana State University
P.O. Box 172980
Bozeman, MT 59717-2980

Tel: (406) 994-4448
Fax: (406) 994-6199
Location: 117 Gaines Hall

Department Chair

Dr. Galen Brokaw

Recommended Spanish movies, museums, newspapers and information

MOVIES:

The Latin American Video Archive (http://www.lavavideo.org) for blurbs on the following MUST SEE movies! Most of these are either in the MSU library or Hastings.

ARGENTINA
     Camila (19th c. Rosas dictatorship)
     Historia oficial (70's Military Junta)

BRAZIL
     Central Station

CHILE, the Pinochet Dictatorship
     Missing

CUBA:   
     Azucar amarga/Bitter Sugar
     Guantanamera
     Fresa y Chocolate/Strawberry & Chocolate
     Before Night Falls

ESPANA
     La Mariposa (Spanish Civil War)
     Mujeres al borde de un ataque de nervios (Contemporary Spain)
     All about my mother
GUATEMALA
     El Norte (Crossing to US)

MEXICO
     Como agua para chocolate (Mexican Revolution)
TEXMEX
     Selena

Mexican-American and/or about Chicanos
     Mi Familia/My Family
     Stand & Deliver
     Milagro Beanfield War

Stereotypical movie about drugdealers
     Scarface

Documentary about what it is really like
     The City/La ciudad


MUSEUMS:

Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico:  http://www.mapr.org
Museo del Prado:  http://museoprado.mcu.es/


NEWSPAPERS:

http://cibercentro.com


MORE INFORMATION:

Find out about The Border / La frontera between the U.S. & Mexcio: http://www.pbs.org/kpbs/theborder/history/index.html