Events by EventfulScreening of Popol Vuh: The Creation Myth of the Maya
The award-wining film Popol Vuh: The Creation Myth of the Maya by Patricia Amlin is an English-language animated one-hour movie for upper elementary school children through adults. The Popol Vuh is the foundational cultural belief of the ancient Maya people. Patricia Amlin’s colorful video version of the Popol Vuh is told by animating characters and events using images from carved stone and ancient painted books and vases. Through this video we see the story as the ancient Maya would have known it.