The Latin American, Caribbean, and Latina/o Studies (LACLS) with the support of the CUNY’s Black, Race and Ethnic Studies Initiative (BRESI) is proud to present a film screening of the documentary “Exilios” (Exiles) (in Spanish with English subtitles),  followed by Q&A with filmmaker Carmen Vidal, today at 2:30pm.

This online event can be accessed at the following address (Meeting ID: 893 2790 2635 with Passcode: 808283). All are welcomed to attend.

Carmen Vidal is a writer, producer, director of photography, and film director. Among other recognitions, she won the Student Academy Award®  (Oscar) in 2006, and over the past years her work received several NY Emmy® awards.

“Exilios” (Exiles) tells the stories of three different families that left Spain under Franco’s dictatorship and exiled in Mexico. 

For more information, please contact Prof. Álvaro Baquero-Pecino (

The event is co-sponsored by: Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, World Languages and Literatures, Spanish Program, International Studies, Center for Global Engagement, Political Science, The Spanish Club, and Media Culture.