Forum Theme 1
Film has been a powerful tool in documenting and raising awareness about (im)migration. It can reveal the root causes of population movement, both voluntary and involuntary, and it can open our eyes to the economic, social, legal and psychological challenges of newcomers.
Beatriz (Bea) Gallardo Shaul has been involved as a film producer in bringing these issues of (im)migration to the attention of the general public and in preserving a record of the impact of these issues on the people of Guatemala. Gallardo earned a Masters in Communications from San Carlos University in Guatemala (cum laude). Her credits as a film producer date from 2003, when she was associate producer of the television documentary Guatemala 9.11.03: The Human Face of a Civil Celebration.
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Gaies, Stephen J.; Alfano, Polly Translator; and Cooley, Jennifer Translator
"Interview with Beatriz Gallardo,"
UNIversitas: Journal of Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity: Vol. 13
, Article 4.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uni.edu/universitas/vol13/iss1/4