Film Screening and Discussion with Director Julián Cortés
Joined by: Ferley Rodriguez, President of the Fortuna de Mutata Cooperative, composed of FARC ex-combatants. (Spanish-English translation by ICGC scholar Michael Soto)
Julián Cortés is a Mechanical engineer, ex-insurgent of the FARC-EP, with a Master in Development and Rural Innovation from Wageningen University of The Netherlands. He is currently a PhD Candidate in Social Sciences at the same university. His research interests are Rural Sociology; Cooperatives and Solidarity Economy; Demobilization, Disarmament and Reintegration (DDR); Peace Building; Social Movements, Militant Ethnography; and the use of video in Social Sciences. His first documentary is Tejiendo Autonomía (Weaving Autonomy).