Interview with LACMA's Bernardo Rondeau on Gabriel Figueroa

An exclusive interview with Bernardo Rondeau, assistant film curator at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) on the exhibition "Under the Mexican Sky: Gabriel Figueroa—Art and Film" and the accompanying film series "The Golden Age of Mexican Cinema."

In this thirteen minute interview produced by TropicalFRONT collaborator Sergio C. Muñoz, Rondeau talks about the impact of Figueroa's craft as a cinematographer. Also included in the interview is a description and historical context of Roberto Gavaldón's Macario (1959), which plays as part of the film series on October 11. 

Listen to the interview here.

"Under the Mexican Sky: Gabriel Figueroa—Art and Film" is on view through February 22, 2014 at LACMA, for more information on the exhibit and the film series, click here.