circa 325 linear feet (112 boxes; 49 boxes are paper-based and 63 boxes are audio/visual materials)
Accessions 2005-208 and 2009-280 are open for research. Material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.
Accession 2012-252 is closed until processed.
Audio-visual material is currently unavailable; individual requests will require four weeks to reformat for patron use.
Accessions 2005-208 and 2009-280 include production materials from Lourdes Portillo's documentary film-making career from 1979-2001. Includes both pre-and post-production paper records as well as moving image and audio materials from her productions.
Accession 2012-252 consists of 122 cartons, currently only with a box listing.
Purchased, 2005 and 2012; gift of Lourdes Portillo, 2009. Accessions 2005-208, 2009-280, and 2012-252.
Lourdes Portillo is a Mexican American screenwriter and filmmaker. While the majority of her work is in the documentary film genre, she has also created video installations and written for the stage. [Wikipedia]
Guide for first two accessions available in the department and online.