This is the story of the origins of the Colombian drug trade, through the epic story of an indigenous Wayuu family that becomes involved in the booming business of selling marijuana to American youth in the 1970s. When greed, passion, and honor collide, a fratricidal war breaks out that will put their lives, their culture, and their ancestral traditions at stake. The film is nominated for the Best Foreign Language fil award at the Academy Awards 2019.
Join the Center for Latin American Studies for this free and open to the public monthly series. Seating is on first come, first served basis. Popcorn and soda will be served courtesy of CLAS.