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‘La Herida Se Mantiene Abierta’ Wins Ariel

“La Herida Se Mantiene Abierta,” a documentary on the 2006 civil unrest in San Salvador Atenco, won the Ariel, the Mexican Academy of Film Award, for Best Documentary Short at Tuesday night’s Ariel Awards ceremony.

Trinidad Ramírez, leader of Frente de Pueblos en Defensa de la Tierra (Peoples’ Front in Defense of the Land), accepted the award with a chant of “Atenco Vive, Atenco Vive.”

See “La Herida Se Mantiene Abierta”

Photo via Cuartoscuro

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