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Wetback the undocumented documentary

[Washington, D.C.] : National Geographic ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]

1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

"Filmmaker Arturo Pérez Torres follows in the footsteps of two friends traveling on an extraordinary and extremely dangerous journey from Central America to North America. On their journey they encounter gangs and vigilantes, as well as border patrol. But these immigrants navigate real-life nightmares with uncanny calm, grace and even humor in their pursuit of a better life."--Container.

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ISBN:

978-1-42629068-8

ISBN:

978-1-42629068-8

Title:

Wetback [videorecording] : the undocumented documentary / Open City Works ; produced by Heather Haynes ; written and directed by Arturo Pérez Torres.

VaryingTitle:

Undocumented documentary.

Edition:

Letterbox version.

Publisher:

[Washington, D.C.] : National Geographic ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]

Physical:

1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Originally produced as a television documentary in 2004.

Notes:

Special feature: interview with director Arturo Pérez Torres (4 min.).

Summary:

"Filmmaker Arturo Pérez Torres follows in the footsteps of two friends traveling on an extraordinary and extremely dangerous journey from Central America to North America. On their journey they encounter gangs and vigilantes, as well as border patrol. But these immigrants navigate real-life nightmares with uncanny calm, grace and even humor in their pursuit of a better life."--Container.

AE:PersName:

Pérez Torres, Arturo.

AE:CorpName:

Open City Works (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

National Geographic Television & Film.

AE:CorpName:

Warner Home Video (Firm)

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