Inside National Day of Remembrance for Truth and Justicea wide range of activities, events and tours to remember and pay homage to the victims of the country’s last civil-military dictatorship. From cinema screenings to live performances, the cultural offer is extensive and will cover different formats and options.
One of the most recurring plans of the day is the Memory tour, a special circuit created by the government of the City of Buenos Aires which includes several specific places in the capital linked to the events of the seventies. Some of these sites are memory parkthe Olympus Center and the Memory Space – Ex ESMA. To find out more about the route, you can access the interactive map published on the city’s official tourism website.
Cultural and social activities for March 24th
In addition to the Memory Tour, other proposals will be made for this day. First of all, it will be released Camouflagethe fifth film of the famous director Jonathan Perel. The presentation will take place in the Leopoldo Lugones hall of the San Martin Theater from Thursday March 23 The documentary film follows a runner haunted by Campo de Mayo, one of the largest military units in the country, where his mother has disappeared.
In addition to the previously described circuit, the government of the City of Buenos Aires has once again activated the interactive map “Huellas de la Memoria BA”, which shows monuments, centers and squares where the victims of the last military dictatorship are commemorated.
Friday instead at 16:00 the actress and performer victory cyan will present “Actually, I just remembered you”a cycle of literature that will take place in Art plant. According to the event’s official description, “This day of stories will take place in the space’s bookshop, where the little ones will be invited to hear stories where memory takes precedence over oblivion. Stories of those who are seemingly not there and there will be no more, of those who have stopped coming, of those who remain on the side of bewilderment if not in the recesses of memory”.
Cultural activities for the weekend
In the first instance, there will be a race called “Michael’s career“, an event intended to remember and honor the poet Miguel Sánchez and those who disappeared during the dictatorship. Saturday and Sunday, however, at 19:00 in the San Martino Cultural Center the film will be shown three key things (2021), which is part of the “Documentary Space” cycle.
Finally, a conference entitled will be held in the Parque de la Memoria Memory culturewhere operas and plays will be performed outdoors starting at 4 pm on Sunday 26 March.
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