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september, 2019

mon09sep6:00 pm7:30 pmHispanic Heritage Month Documentary: El Otro Lado6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Topanga LibraryAudience:AdultsCategories:Film,Hispanic Heritage Month

Time

(Monday) 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Location

Topanga Library

122 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, Topanga, CA 90290
310.455.3480

Event Details

The proud Mexican tradition of corrido music — captured in the performances of Mexican band Los Tigres del Norte and the late Chalino Sanchez — provides both heartbeat and backbone to this rich examination of songs, drugs, and dreams along the U.S./Mexico border. El Otro Lado follows Magdiel, an aspiring corrido composer from the drug capital of Mexico, as he faces two difficult choices to better his life: to traffic drugs or to cross the border illegally into the United States. Directed by Natalia Almada. Not rated.

For adults.

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