MUCH’TAL JEDZ, “WHEN WE SPEAK, WE ONLY DO SO ONCE”. Experimental, Super-8 and digital video, color, Yucatec Maya with Spanish and English subtitles, Mexico 2009, 35 minutes.

When something begins terrorizing a Mayan village, the people know they must do something to overcome it. Their strategies lead them to a famous archaeologist and, eventually, to  an unexpected solution. Based on recent and historical events, this film is about the Mayans’ struggle to maintain their autonomy.