2nd ANNUAL FILM FESTIVAL AT THE
BLUFF COMMUNITY CENTER
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Master of Ceremonies: Gary Lichtenstein, back by
Dolores Porras, Artista Artesana de Barro details the
life and work of Dolores Porras, a Zapotec ceramic artist who
lived in the clay-laden valleys surrounding Oaxaca, Mexico.
Filmmaker, ceramist, and Bluff artist, Michael Peed returned
to document her prolific outpouring of creativity every year
since 1998 until her death in 2010. This film is a celebration
of her life and work.
Bluff Elementary School Learning Project Student
Films were made as part of a US Department of Education
Grant to use media in innovative ways. John Schaefer is
a cinematographic artist and the director of the Children’s
Media Workshop. Numerous films made by the students
will be shown.