LA VIDA LOCA- The price of breaking the silence

     |    Friday, der 10. January 2014

Christian Poveda spent 16 months shooting a film about two rival criminal gangs in El Salvador. The result is LA VIDA LOCA, a documentary where the director and his hand-held camera get fully into the lives and witnesses their daily worries, conflicts and even homicides. Soon after the release of the film on September 2, 

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     |    Saturday, der 3. October 2009

Working in the media, watching films, buying rights, one often forgets about the risks of filmmaking. Christian Poveda’s LA VIDA LOCA was a great example of a filmmaker getting involved and very close to the people he documented. He was able to come up with images and sounds that are very much in need to 

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