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Narco Cultura

Frozen Land, Moving Pictures

Nancy Graham Holm | Posted 03.23.2014 | Arts
Nancy Graham Holm

Scandinavian film buffs know about it, as well as other Europeans, but it remains a secret to most North Americans.

Shaul Schwarz on Narco Cultura: Mighty Movie Podcast

Dan Persons | Posted 02.05.2014 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Narco Cultura looks into the world of the Mexican drug cartels and how it has spawned a culture that romanticizes and celebrates the bloody exploits of the men behind it. I was able to sit down with Schwarz for an in-depth glimpse into the motivations for this project.

Narco Cultura: Inside the World of Mexican Drug Culture

Kathleen Massara | Posted 01.26.2014 | Arts
Kathleen Massara

Shot over two years, with 100 hours of footage, Narco Cultura documents a city overtaken by violence, with murder being a regular occurrence.

'Narco Cultura' Takes You Inside The World Of Drug Violence

Posted 11.21.2013 | Latino Voices

With and AK-47 and a bazooka on my shoulder/ cross my path and I’ll chop your head off/ We’re bloodthirsty, and crazy and we like to kill. T...

'Narco Cultura' Doc: Turning Drug Lords Into Stars

The Wrap | Posted 11.19.2013 | Latino Voices

Israeli photojournalist Shaul Schwartz digs deep and weaves a mesmerizing tale of cultural corruption and misplaced hero worship We worry ourselves...

WATCH: New Film Delves Into Drug Culture In Mexico

VOXXI | Afroxander | Posted 10.17.2013 | Latino Voices

At this point, most everyone is familiar with the drug war in Mexico, the devastation it has caused and the thousands left dead in its wake over nearl...

Sundance Diary -- Day One -- No, The Gate Keepers and Narco Cultura

John Lopez | Posted 01.18.2013 | Los Angeles
John Lopez

This weekend "Young Hollywood" temporarily relocates from L.A. and the the fun of Sundance is finding the gems, the insightful needles among the indie haystacks. Slight skepticism aside, I've found at least one small gem so far.