Oscilloscope Laboratories debuted the official trailer for Gods of Mexico (Dioses de México), Helmut Dosantos’ documentary on the vast landscapes and rich diversity of rural Mexico and the resistance to modernization.
Written and directed by Helmut Dosantos, Gods of Mexico world premiered at 2022 True/False Film Festival, and will open on Friday, March 3 at Firehouse: DCTV’s Cinema for Documentary Film in New York City, with screenings in select locations nationwide in the following weeks.
With visually stunning landscapes and immersive sound, Gods of Mexico is a poetic survey of the vast landscapes and rich diversity of several communities of rural Mexico. Using richly saturated color and hypnotic black-and-white interludes, filmmaker Dosantos takes viewers through salt pans, deserts, highlands, jungle, and underground mines—paying tribute to those who fight to preserve their cultural identity amidst the shadows of modernization.
Watch the official trailer for Gods of Mexico (Dioses de México).