Jesse Lerner

Jesse Lerner is a filmmaker, writer and curator. His films have won awards at festivals in the United States, Latin America and Japan, and have been screened at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Biennale in Sydney, and the Sundance and Los Angeles film festivals. He has published several articles on film, photography and art, as well as books such as El espanto de la modernidad, The Maya of Modernism and F is for Phony.

 

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The Absent Stone (La Piedra Ausente)

(Jesse LernerSandra Rozental, 2013)

In 1964, the largest carved stone of the Americas was moved from the town of Coatlinchan to the National Anthropology Museum in Mexico City in an impressive feat of engineering....