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Cristina Ibarra premieres her Creative Capital project "Las Marthas" on PBS' Independent Lens



Feb 24 2014 - Mar 19 2014


LOCATION

online

FORMAT

Screening

Discipline

Film and Video

In the lingering aftermath of the U.S.-Mexican War, the border town of Laredo, Texas created an annual debutante ball unlike any other. Las Marthas follows two Mexican American girls carrying this gilded tradition on their shoulders during a time of economic uncertainty and tension over immigration.


The film is also available to watch online here until March 19th. 


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