Ernesto Gómez Cruz
1) El norte
Criterion collection volume 458
|Publication Date||Edition||Publisher||Physical Description||Language||Availability|
|2008.||Blu-Ray special edition.||Criterion Collection||1 Blu-ray disc (140 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (16 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 17 cm)||English|| |
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Mayan Indian peasants are tired of being thought of as nothing more than manual laborers. They organize an effort to improve their lot in life, but are discovered by the Guatemalan army. After the army destroys their village and family, Enrique and Rosa, a teenage brother and sister, who barely escaped the massacre, decide they must flee to United States. After receiving clandestine help from friends and humorous advice from a veteran immigrant on...