Upcoming Event! Nano Stern Documentary Film: En Septiembre Canta el Gallo

Sept. 29, 2023
Nano Stern, We'll Be Singing in September: A Documentary on Chilean Nueva Cancion
Event Details: October 11th starting at 5:30PM at the Center for Creative Photography Auditorium (1030 N Olive Rd)

Join the Applied Intercultural Arts Research GIDP for an upcoming screening of the documentary We’ll be Singing by September (2023, 90 mins)hosted in collaboration with the Center for Latin American Studies and Arizona Arts. The event is scheduled for October 11th starting at 5:30PM at the Center for Creative Photography Auditorium (1030 N Olive Rd, Tucson, AZ 85719). The AIAR GIDP will also be hosting a reception prior to the event for AIAR and School of Music students, faculty, staff, and community members. More information to come. 

We’ll be Singing by September is a feature documentary exploring the history, development and transcendence of Chilean music during the socialist government of Salvador Allende. Throughout a series of interviews with the most prominent figures of the Nueva Canción Chilena, stop-motion animation and never before seen archival material, the film travels back to a time when music, creativity, social movements and political force aligned to give birth to an artistic revolution whose songs still resonate throughout the world. September 11 marks the 50th anniversary of the overthrow of Salvador Allende’s democratically-elected government by the military with the backing of the U.S. government. Click here to watch trailer.

Chilean singer, songwriter, and documentary producer, Nano Stern, will be introducing the film and conducting a Q&A session.

Flyer to the event can be found here. 

For more information or questions on the event, contact Maya Rivera | mayarivera@arizona.edu