Past Event
Visual and Dramatic Arts
Sunday, November 17
7:00pm
Ben DeSoto: For Art’s Sake

About the Event

Ben DeSoto: For Art’s Sake

Directed by Michael Witnes Zapata and Andrew Benavides

United States, 2019, 32 minutes

The story of Ben DeSoto, a Houston photographer who worked as a photo journalist for the Houston Chronicle and the Houston Post for 30 years. These opportunities allowed him to capture and document diverse genres of the early Houston underground punk scene, major touring acts, rap/hip hop culture, and current events. Program includes pre-screening reception and post-screening panel with directors Michael Witnes Zapata and Andrew Benavides and photographer Ben DeSoto.

This event is co-presented by the Houston Latino Film Festival. Directors Michael Witnes Zapata and Andrew Benavides and photographer Ben DeSoto will be in attendance.

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Entrance #8 via University Blvd & Stockton Drive
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Directions & Parking

Entrance #8 via University Blvd & Stockton Drive

Nearest visitor parking lots:
Moody Lot (previously known as Hess Lot)

Location

Rice Media Center
Cinema Auditorium #100