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A Massacre Foretold

  • 2007
  • UK/Mexico
  • 158 min
  • E
  • Directed by: Nick Higgins
  • Language: Spanish, Tzotzil, English

On 22 December 1997, 45 indigenous residents of the Mexican village of Acteal were massacred during a prayer meeting. Filmmaker Nick Higgins investigates the story behind this forgotten tragedy.

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A Massacre Foretold

29 Nov 2007

Scottish documentary maker Nick Higgins’ commendable and deeply disturbing film investigates the murder of 45 people at a prayer meeting in a Mexican village in 1997. The film gets a brief outing in both cities this fortnight. Also showing is Higgins…

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