Lo'Hil K'in/The Taunt Celebration
(2003, 18 min.) MEXICO
Director: Mariano Estrada Aguilar (Tzeltal)
Produced by: by the Xinich Comité de Defensa de la Libertad
In Tzeltal and Spanish with English subtitles.
The "taunt celebration" documented here is a major
Carnival event in Bachajón, Chiapas, practiced each year
to renew the village's history and identity.
Image credit: Mariano Estrada
Aguilar - photograph by Gabriela Zamorano, NMAI