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9 November 2007 (USA) See more »
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A documentary centered on the union formed by Bolivian farmers in response to their government's (which was urged by the U.S.) effort eradicate coca crops, and the man who would come to represent them, Evo Morales. | Add synopsis »
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Cast

 
Alex Contreras ... Himself
Javier Escalas ... Himself
Adriana Gil ... Herself
Alvaro García Lineras ... Himself
Evo Morales ... Himself
Leonilda Zurita ... Herself

Directed by
Alejandro Landes 
 
Writing credits
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Alejandro Landes 

Produced by
Roberto Alem .... associate producer
Ellyn Daniels .... executive producer
Alejandro Landes .... producer
Jorge Manrique Behrens .... associate producer
Julia Solomonoff .... producer
Paula Vaccaro .... associate producer (as Paula Alvarez Vaccaro)
 
Original Music by
Leonardo Heiblum 
Jacobo Lieberman 
 
Cinematography by
Jorge Manrique Behrens 
 
Film Editing by
Lorenzo Bombicci 
Jorge Manrique Behrens 
Kate Taverna 
 
Production Management
Monica Machicao .... unit production manager
 
Art Department
Nico Risso .... graphic designer
 
Sound Department
Droopy .... sound editor
Lena Esquenazi .... sound editor
Roberto Migone .... sound re-recording mixer
 
Editorial Department
Andrea Kleinman .... assistant editor
Jacopo Quadri .... consulting editor
 
Music Department
Emiliano Motta .... instrumentalist: flute and piccolo
 
Other crew
Felicitas Raffo .... production assistant
 

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86 min | 94 min
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7 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
Tip of the iceberg, 27 April 2007
Author: martian_rocket from United States

This documentary reflects a minimal part of the social chaos Bolivia is going through nowadays; however, it is an excellent sample of the tornado in which Bolivia is submerged socially and politically. Alejandro Landes has rescued the essence of the typical Bolivian sentiment against foreigners (not only "yankees")trying to take advantage of the richness of the Bolivian land. This is a magnificent experience in which you witness the transfer of power to the forgotten class in the history of Bolivia. Consequences? Only time will tell. To Bolivians, Cinderella was born...to foreigners, perhaps a nightmare. Reality is, Evo will hardly let power go from his hands with the support of the "ever oppressed" "never understood" people of Bolivia, as well as the malignant influence of Castro and Chavez. My congratulations to Mr. Landes and his entire crew for such an historical piece of the Bolivian reality.

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