Steeped in symbolism and a history dating back three centuries, the dance of Los Matachines de San Lorenzo tells the story of the triumph of Christianity over paganism, as personified by Montezuma, ruler of the Aztecs, and his conversion.
Dead. Forgotten. Lost. That’s the fate of many wonderful New Mexico stories, but Levi Romero is changing that by requiring his students at the University of New Mexico to make short films he calls “digital cuentos.”