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Life And Times Of Frida Kahlo

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The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo is a movie that walks through her entire life from beginning to end. The 2005 documentary explains both the wholesome and cruel parts of her short life. Additionally, the movie follows her life through her paintings and Mexico during a time of revolution, rebellion, communism, and Marxism.
Frida Kahlo was born in a small town outside Mexico City named Coyoacán. Unlike most women, the movie starts out by explaining how different Frida was when she was younger. She would wear men’s clothes, cut her hair short, and wouldn’t traditionally act how Mexican women did during that time. After a tragic accident that left her in bed for months she picked up the habit of painting. She painted anything and everything,
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