Thursday, April 28, 2011

Nuestro Cine: Zapata on Zapata

"The Storm That Swept Mexico" is a two-hour documentary on the history of the Mexican Revolution including its impact on culture and global politics. The film will is directed by veteran producer Raymond Telles and is set to premiere on PBS on May 15.

This week a website was launched to promote the documentary and it includes information on the film as well as the Mexican Revolution. The site contains the trailer to the film as well as the following clip where the grandson of Emiliano Zapata explains his discomfort with the current Mexican government:

Watch the full episode. See more The Storm That Swept Mexico.

Online and Video Source - Official website for 'The Storm That Swept Mexico"

1 comment:

Tambopaxi said...

This reminds me of a very good book given me by a good friend a while back, "The Wind That Swept Mexico", which treats with the Mexican Revolution (revolutions, really) between 1910 and 1942. Text is by Anita Brenner, with tons of photos...