On the 35th anniversary of the death of Chihuahua writer José Fuentes Mares, they screened a documentary reviewing his career
The film, testimony and photographs describe the life and work of Chihuahua’s essayist, playwright, narrator, and journalist José Fuentes Mares. The documentary was produced by Chihuahua. Produced and produced by the State Autonomous University. The thirty-fifth anniversary of the teacher’s death.
“This documentary was born on the 100th anniversary of the teacher’s birthday, at the request of the head of UACh, Luis Alberto Fierro Ramírez; we and Fuentes Mares ( The Fuentes Mares family discussed this issue, and they generously and enthusiastically collaborated to achieve the realization of this work.
“I really like him behind the scenes, because scholars from various countries have worked together to testify to the teacher. This is also a film with graphic works. I like this artist named Francisco deLeón’Fuco’. His The work is very special,” Olvera commented.
The works directed by Edgar and Huber Macías will be exhibited on streaming platforms and will enter Channel 22 in the United States,” he explained.
One of the pleasant experiences Ramón Gerónimo Olvera encountered while implementing this project was living with the family of Don José Fuentes Mares.
He said: “We went to Májala. Her three children welcomed us and let us stay in the teacher’s cabin. There were his things, including his typewriter. It was a pleasant experience. “He said.
“Being able to treat the work and life of Jose Fuentes Mares again as a rebellious, restless, intelligent, and self-contradictory person, very humane, and it also prevented me from taking the first step. From writing literature to writing audiovisual scripts in two very different languages. Sometimes, I have to modify the script because it sounds like a book, not a documentary. This is given to me, and of course I am grateful for all the sincere cooperation and free The gratitude of the people who cooperated.”
The documentary shows other aspects of the historian, such as his performance as the president of the Autonomous University of Chihuahua, who eventually resigned due to fierce disputes with scholars and politicians. His work as a journalist and the establishment of the newspaper “Chihuahua”, and dabbled in literary works such as “The Memories of Blas Pavin”, “A Thousand Thousands of Mexican Nights” or the dramatic “His Royal Highness”. . Similarly, his role as a promoter and communicator of culture and art, and his wife Emma Peredo (Emma Peredo) are all related, both of whom are establishing sacredness in Chihuahua. A key figure in the art museum.
About Fuentes Mares
-Authors over 40 books
-Academician of the Mexican Academy of Historical Sciences
-Rockefeller Foundation Scholar
-Philosopher, historian and playwright, journalist and diplomat, he has always been the center of controversy.
-This documentary shows different aspects of Chihuahua writers, who are famous arsonists in Mexican history and like to watch local bronzes melt.
-José Fuentes Mares graduated from UNAM with a Doctor of Laws and a Doctor of Philosophy, born and died in Chihuahua (1918-1986)