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Maria Elena De Las Carreras

Assistant Professor
Department: UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television
Box 951622
2319 MacGowan
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1622
Tel: 310-206-8384
Fax: 310-825-3383
Keywords: Argentina

María Elena de las Carreras, MA ’89, Ph.D. ’95, is a Fulbright scholar and film critic from Argentina. She is a regular collaborator of the Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival, the Latin American Cinemateca of Los Angeles and the CSUNCinematheque. Since 2007, she is a screener of international documentaries for the Sundance Film Festival.

She is an accredited journalist at the Berlin Film Festival since 1986. She has published many journalistic articles, scholarly essays and encyclopedia entries, in English and Spanish.