Family Event: Greetings from the Andes and Caminandes Short Films

Saturday, Sept. 10 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Florida Museum of Natural History

Enjoy an amazing morning at Florida Museum of Natural History with the Gainesville Latino Film Festival as we feature the art and culture of the Andes. Visit our “Crafting Ethnic Identity in the Andes and Mesoamerica: Highlights from the Doughty Folk Art Collection” exhibit. Enjoy animated shorts by the award-winning production team Caminades. Llamas, alpacas, and the national horse of Peru, the Peruvian Paso, will be at the museum for visitors to meet. Seldom seen Andean artifacts from the museum’s ethnographic collection will also be on display. Este acontecimiento es para toda la familia y se presentará en inglés y en español.

Caminandes: Gran Dillama

Screenshot from Gran Dillama

A young llama named Koro discovers that the grass is always greener on the other side (of the fence).

Animation, NETHERLANDS, 2013. Spanish with English subtitles. 3 min.

Caminandes: Llamigos

Screenshot from Caminandes Llamigos

It’s winter in Patagonia, food is getting scarce. Koro the Llama engages with Oti the pesky penguin in an epic fight over the last tasty berry.

Animation, NETHERLANDS, 2016. Spanish with English subtitles. 2 min

Caminandes: Llama Drama

Screenshot from Llama Drama

Koro wants to get to the other side of the road.

Animation, NETHERLANDS, 2013. Spanish with English subtitles. 2 min

For More Information

Tiffany Ireland, Museum Educator
Phone: (352) 273-2061