Cinema Pedregal

© Leizaola
27 minutes / Colour / 1994
Directed by
Ricardo Leizaola


Country of production United Kingdom Venezuela

Series Granada Center for Visual Anthropology Student Film

For forty years Alejandro Farfán has been making and showing films in El Pedregal. Now located in the heart of Caracas, this community was a small village when Alejandro first went to the cinema. This is a portrait of a local film-maker and of El Pedregal itself, exploring the place and its memories.

Language and subtitles Spanish (no subtitles)

Location(s) depicted Caracas

Region Central America

Country Venezuela

Keywords Popular Culture Urban Film / Photography / Mass media Memory