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Title: Latin Film Night-Heart of Sky, Heart of Earth
START DATE: Friday December 07
TIME: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details:
San Jose Peace and Justice Center 48 S. Seventh St. San Jose, CA 95112
Event Type: Other
Join us for Latin Film Night! This month we will be showing a documentary from Guatemala entitled "Heart of Sky, Heart of Earth."

What lies behind the myth of the Mayan calendar? How does the story end? Does the water change color? Do the oceans collapse? Does the sky fall as the last tree is cut?

HEART OF SKY, HEART OF EARTH allows the Maya of today to answer, following six young Maya in Guatemala and Chiapas through their daily and ceremonial life. They put forth a wholly indigenous perspective in their own words, without narration. Their cosmovision, in which all life is sacred and interconnected, presents a deeply compelling alternative to the prevailing worldview.

6:30 pm Dinner
7:00pm Film

Suggested Donation $10 for food

Sponsored by Spanish for Activists at San Jose Peace and Justice Center

Added to the calendar on Friday Nov 9th, 2012 5:07 PM

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