Drama documentary about the life of photographer and political activist Tina Modotti. Part 3 & 4

Tina Modotti – Without walls Part 3   Tina Modotti – Without walls Part 4

Tina Modotti and the Mexican Renaissance

Italian-born photographer Tina Modotti (1896-1942) worked in Mexico between 1923 and 1930, a period known as the Mexican Renaissance. A member of the Communist Party, Modotti not only pioneered modernist photography in Mexico but also used her images as tools for constructing Mexican cultural nationalism and...

Resurrecting a Radical Artist

By Linda Buchwald “What attracted me to the role was that I couldn’t get an audition.” So says Alysia Reiner about playing photographer/actress/political activist Tina Modotti in the new off-Broadway play, Modotti.  Of course, to see her in the show, now playing at Theatre Row through July 3, you’d...

Shadows, Fire, Snow: The Life of Tina Modotti

  Shadows, Fire, Snow: The Life of Tina Modotti By Patricia Albers Born in Udine, Italy, in 1896, Tina Modotti lived one of the most brilliant and tragic lives of her era. An internationally known modernist photographer, Modotti forged elegant images conceived as tools for the self-liberation of the Mexican...

Un verano insolente, de Rubén Pellejero y Denis Lapière

La editorial Astiberri ha publicado hace pocos meses “Un Verano Insolente”, la última obra de Rubén Pellejero en colaboración con el guionista francés Denis Lapiére, reuniendo en un único integral a tamaño “novela gráfica” los dos álbumes que la componen, como ya hiciera con...

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